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Police in Fife are appealing for witnesses following a robbery in Kelty on Wednesday 27th June.

The incident happened around 12.55am at an address on North Drum Street.

Several people entered the property, assaulted a 58-year-old man, and stole a number of items of property including a mobile phone. One suspect made off on foot in the direction of Keltyhill Road. He is described being of stocky build, wearing a grey hooded sweater, pulled up to cover his face.

Officers are currently carrying out inquiries and anyone with information is asked to come forward.

Detective Sergeant Christopher Dow from Dunfermline CID said: “Thankfully the victim was not seriously injured but he is understandably extremely shaken.

“We are keen to trace the suspect as soon as possible and would ask anyone with information that can help with our inquiries to get in touch.

“We believe he would have been in the area of North Drum Street shortly before 1 am and then a short time later in Keltyhill Road.

“Anyone who noticed anything suspicious in these areas around this time is asked to get in contact.”

Those with information are asked to contact Dunfermline CID via 101, quoting incident number 524 of Wednesday 27th June 2018, or anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.