Balaclava-clad robbers stole a jacket and phone from a group in Milton Keynes.

The robbery happened at about 8.30pm on Wednesday, May 8, in South Seventh Street.

Police said two men approached a group and threatened one of them, demanding the victim to hand over their jacket.

They then approached another member of the group and demanded they hand over their phone.

The offenders took the items and ran off in the direction of Oldbrook via Petersfield Green.

One offender was described as a black male, 5ft 2ins tall and was wearing all black clothing and a balaclava.

The second offender was described as a black male, 5ft 6ins tall and was wearing a black tracksuit and a beanie hat.

Investigating officer, Detective Constable Olivia Conrad-Smith, based at Milton Keynes police station, said: “We are investigating this robbery and we are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

“If you witnessed this incident, we would ask you to please contact us using our online form or by calling 101 quoting reference 43240213718.

“If you do not wish to speak to the police please contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 and they will take your information 100% anonymously.”