Man beaten with dog chain and mugged

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked with a metal dog chain in Mansfield.

The victim had been on Goodacre Street, just off Newgate Lane, shortly before 4pm on 7th May, when he was approached by three males.

It was alleged that he was struck in the head by the dog lead and they took off with his Samsung Galaxy S2 mobile phone and his black Adidas jacket.

Anyone with details should contact police on 101.

Meanwhile, three men have been arrested, questioned and bailed pending further inquiries.