Monday, 9 September 2013

Teenager robbed at knife-point in Brookside

Two men attempted to rob a teenager at knife-point in the early hours of Saturday morning.

The 19 year old victim was stopped by two men - one black and around 5'9" and the other white and just over 6ft - who asked him for a lighter. When he said that he didn't have a lighter, one of the men pulled a knife on him and told him to empty his pockets. The victim ran away unharmed.

The attack took part on Brookside Avenue between Bishopdale and Blakemore at 3:30am on Saturday.

If you have information on this attack you can contact the police on 03000 333 3000 or tell Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. The incident number is 110S070913.