Man with baseball bat involved in Rugby robbery

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POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a robbery in Rugby on Friday.

The robbery happened in Oxford Street when a man was approached by two or three people who assaulted him with a baseball bat and stole £20 from his wallet.

He suffered a fractured cheekbone, bruising and cuts to his face, arms and legs.

He attended hospital on Sunday and was kept in University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire overnight for treatment.

Officers are checking CCTV, carrying out house to house enquiries and appealing for any witnesses to please contact the Local Investigation Team on 01926 415000.