POLICE are hunting for three robbers who stole a man's watch in a 'frightening' attack.

At around 6.50pm on Monday September 9, a 22-year-old man was walking along George Street as part of a group when he was approached and grabbed by three men who stole his watch.

The men had followed the group from Cornmarket Street to George Street and then approached the victim outside Byron Burger.

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The first man is described as a black man, around 6ft 4in tall and is said to be in his 20s to 30s.

He was wearing a flat cap, a dark blue blazer, blue jeans and white trainers.

The second man is said to be a slim light skinned man, around 6ft tall and of a stocky build.

He had short dark hair, dark facial hair and was dressed all in dark clothing with dark trainers.

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The three men stole a Memorigin watch from the victims wrist, then ran down Gloucester Street, through Gloucester Green and out onto Worcester Street.

Investigating officer Oliver Dalby, of area CID Oxford said: “I am appealing for witnesses to this incident, which was a frightening experience for the victim, to come forward.

“I would appeal to anyone who was in the area at this time, and thinks that they may have information, to come forward and speak to police."

With information call the police on 101 quoting 43190280249