Man robbed at knifepoint

A man was robbed of his phone at knifepoint in Sockburn on Tuesday.

The victim was approached on Alloy St at about 5.55am and was threatened by a man with a knife who demanded his phone.

The victim, who was unhurt in the robbery, handed the phone over and the offender fled the scene.

Police are making inquiries into the incident and ask anyone with information to phone 363 7400 or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.