WATCH: Sickening moment delivery rider ambushed, bashed

Police are on the hunt for a group of violent thugs after a pizza delivery man was brutally bashed and robbed in Punchbowl.

Detectives said the shocking attack occurred about 7.30pm Tuesday 30 August, when a 26-year-old man parked his motorcycle on a street to deliver pizzas.

“After parking the bike, he was approached by five males, described only as being in their late teens or early 20s and wearing dark clothing,” NSW Police said in a statement.


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“The five males assaulted the delivery rider, pulling him to the ground and punching and kicking him, before stealing pizzas and a phone and fleeing.”

Investigations into the brutal assault are underway, with police releasing CCTV footage of the incident.

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Anyone with information is urged to come forward.