Images of ‘two boys’ wanted in connection with a violent robbery on Hollins Road, Oldham have been released by GMP Oldham.

On Wednesday, May 4 at 3.20pm a robbery on Hollins Road saw a victim suffer a ‘sustained beating’ that left them with facial injuries.

The victim’s personal belongings and jacket were stolen in the attack.

CCTV captured the incident and Greater Manchester Police have identified two young men, who are believed to be locals, that they want to speak to in connection with the robbery.

One wore a black jacket with a distinctive design on the arm, whilst the other appeared to be in a school uniform, according to police.

A Facebook post published by GMP Oldham today (August 5) reads: “Police are asking for your help in identifying the perpetrators of a personal robbery on Hollins Road, Oldham on May 4, 2022, at 3.20pm.

“The victim sustained a beating and was left with facial injuries in the robbery – conducted in broad daylight and on a busy road – in which the offenders stole personal belongings and the victim’s jacket.”

“If you recognise the two boys, contact the NCT office at Oldham Police Station on 0161 856 4521 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”