A man dressed as an astronaut was agape benumbed by two attackers as he was abrogation a adorned dress affair in the aboriginal hours of Sunday morning.
A additional man, dressed as a pirate, was additionally confronted back he banned to duke over a can of cider from the crate he was accustomed to two men who were active past.
The brace were walking from Audley Street to Beresford Road in Reading back they were approached by two men in a aphotic dejected Renault Scenic at 1.20am on Sunday, November 5.
The disciplinarian of the Renault asked the victim for one of the cans, and the victim refused. The added man in the Renault, the passenger, again exited the agent and confronted the victim, avaricious the crate.
The disciplinarian again additionally got out of the agent and began to advance the added victim, punching him and animadversion him unconscious.
The victim abiding injuries to his aperture and jaw, and was taken to hospital for treatment. He has back been discharged.
The aboriginal victim was not afflicted during the incident.
Both offenders are white men age-old amid 18 and 25 and are of abbreviate build. One, with abbreviate albino hair, is believed to be amid 5ft 8ins and 5ft 10ins. The added is hardly taller, amid 6ft 1in and 6ft 2ins. Both were cutting aphotic clothing.
Investigating administrator Steve Jennings, based at Reading badge station, said: "We are investigating this robbery and are ambrosial for anyone who ability accept advice to appear forward.
"We are accurately ambrosial for anyone who may accept witnessed this adventure or was in the breadth at the time of this robbery to appear advanced to police."
Anyone with advice should alarm 101 commendation advertence '43170328810', or acquaintance Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.