AN appeal has been launched after a person was pushed to the ground and robbed of their mobile phone in Weston-super-Mare.

The incident happened at 10.50pm in the car park area of Worle Parkway train station on July 14.

The victim was approached by three teenagers and pushed to the floor. They then took his mobile phone.

One of the suspects – believed to be aged between 18-20 years was described as being of slim build with short blonde hair and wearing a light coloured top.

The victim suffered scratches and bruises in the incident.

A spokesman for Avon and Somerset Police, said: "We’re keen to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident who may have seen anything which could help our enquiries.

"If you are able to help, contact us, quoting reference 5219160813."