Man mugged for his mobile in Halifax town centre

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A young man was punched and mugged of his mobile in Halifax town centre.

The 20-year-old victim was outside KFC in George Square between 10.30pm and 11pm on Saturday, on his phone, when he says he was punched in the jaw.

The culprit ran off with his phone.

Anyone with information about the theft that could help police should call Calderdale CID on 01422 337086 or via 101.