Two robbed of their phones in Victoria Park, Leicester
Two people were robbed in separate incidents as they walked across Victoria Park, in Leicester.
A 21-year-old man was targeted at about 8.20pm on December 19.
He was approached by two men who asked him for the time.
When he said he did not have a watch, the men grabbed him and took his grey backpack containing a Samsung Galaxy 1 phone and an Acer Aspire 7745G laptop.
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The victim shouted to a woman who was cycling nearby. Police are keen to speak to this woman.
The robbers are black and in their late teens or early 20s.
Both were wearing shiny waterproof jackets with the hoods up.
At about 9pm the previous day, a woman had her white Samsung Galaxy Ace mobile phone taken.
Police said she was approached by two Asian men.
Patrols have been increased in the area.
The cyclist and any other witnesses should call Det Con Julie Wolstenholme or Pc Steve Kilsby on 101.