Man robbed after visiting family graves

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A MAN was robbed after visiting the graves of relatives in Dewsbury Cemetery.

The 29-year-old was confronted by three men carrying tree branches as he walked along Cemetery Road.

At around 6pm on Monday, one of the men went up to the victim and demanded all his possessions.

The victim, who was not hurt, handed over his bag, which contained two books, his passport, a mobile phone and some cash.

He described the robbers as white men in their early to mid 20s. All were of average build and wore hooded tops and caps.

Phone Det Con 2687 Andy Clayton via 101, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.