A MAN was attacked from behind and robbed during an incident in Gosport, police have said.

Officers say the 34-year-old man was robbed whilst on Mill Lane just before 10.30pm on Thursday (October 17).

Police say the man was walking along Mill Lane in the direction of St Vincent’s Road when he was approached from behind and attacked before having his wallet stolen.

He suffered cuts to his mouth and a minor injury to his knee.

A Hampshire Police spokesperson said: "As the man was approached from behind, we do not have a description of the offender or offenders, however the man believes they were male.

"Were you in the Mill Lane area at this time on Thursday night?

"If you witnessed this incident or you were driving through and have dash cam in your car with footage, please get in touch.

"Call 101 and quote 44190372567."