Witness appeal after attempted robbery

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An attempted robbery took place near Middleton Cheney Sports and Social Club last Friday, October 16.

A 15-year-old boy was walking along the alleyway/footpath from the sports and social club towards Washle Drive, when he was approached by a man who grabbed hold of his phone and hit him on the side of the head.

The victim fought back and took back his phone before running off. The offender was white, around 6ft, of large build and with short dark hair, stubble and was wearing a grey tracksuit with a hood up, partially covering his face.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call Northants Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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