A TEENAGER and his friend were attacked and robbed in an Oxford park.

Thames Valley Police has now releasing an image of a man who may have important information about the robbery.

On Wednesday June 10, at 7.40pm the victim, a 16-year-old boy and his friend were in Marsh Park in Headington when they were approached by a group of men.

The victim was assaulted with a weapon and his iPhone was taken from him and after the victim and the friend ran away from the park.

The victim was left bruised on his head and torso but did not need hospital treatment.

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Investigating officer PC Archie Coyne, based at Oxford police station, said: “I am releasing this image as I believe this man may have important information that could help with my investigation.

“If you recognise this man, or think that it might be you, please get in touch.

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“You can contact us using our online reporting form, quoting reference number 43200173197, or by calling the non-emergency number 101.

“Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111.”