POLICE have appealed for witnesses to come forward after a person was robbed of a luxury watch in Tiptree.

Essex Police said the victim was approached by a man on a pedal bike in Church Road at about 9pm on October 1.

The perpetrator is said to have pushed the victim and taken a Rolex watch from his wrist before cycling off.

Officers have now appealed for any witnesses or people with information to call 101 and cite crime reference 42/177254/23.