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Appeal after boy robbed in Aylesbury

A man threatened to stab the 14 year old if he didn't hand over his belongings

Published by the Mix96 News Team at 2:12pm 7th October 2018. (Updated at 5:39am 8th October 2018) 2-minute read.

Appeal after boy robbed in Aylesbury

A 14 year old boy has been robbed in broad daylight in Aylesbury.

The teenager was told he would be stabbed if he didn't hand over his belongings.

Now, Aylesbury Police have appealed to the public for more information.

The victim was robbed in Friarage Road, near to Mill Way, at about 2.45pm on Friday (5/10).

He was walking along the road when a man and a woman cycled passed him.

The man then approached the boy, telling him to hand over his stuff.

When the victim refused, the man threatened to stab him.

The boy then gave the man his wallet, including bank cards, cash and train ticket.

Investigating officer, PC Lisa Murton said:

“I am appealing to the public to help our investigation into this robbery of a boy in broad daylight.

“If you saw a man and a woman on bikes in the vicitnity of Friarage Road and Mill Way on Friday afternoon, or have any other information please contact police as soon as possible.

“The man is white, about 5ft 4ins and slim. He was wearing a baseball cap, a green scarf covering his face, a black leather jacket, dark blue jeans and grey Nike trainers. 

“He was riding a small blue mountain bike, possibly a child’s bike. 

“The woman was white, of large build with long red hair. She was wearing green jeans and a white strap top.

“Thankfully the victim was not hurt during the robbery, but understandably has been left distressed."

If you have any information about the robbery, you're being asked to contact the police by visiting their website or calling 101, quoiting reference number 43180304568.”


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