Teenager robbed at knifepoint for his bike in Bracknell
Published: 8 Oct 2013 09:30
A 19-YEAR-OLD man was robbed of his bike at knifepoint in Bracknell.
The victim was was on the cycle path between Mount Lane and Hazel Hill when a man stood in the pathway making him stop at about 4.15pm last Tuesday (October 1).
The offender then demanded the victim hand over his bicycle. At first the victim refused but then the offender produced a knife and the victim handed over his bike.
Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a 19-year-old man was robbed in Bracknell.
The offender is white, in his late thirties to early forties, between 5ft 10in and 5ft 11in tall and of a stocky build. He had a dirty unwashed and unshaven face with dark grey stubble and stained teeth.
The stolen bike is silver adult sized mountain bike with the word Diamondback written in white across the top frame that connects the handlebar to the saddle.
Anyone with information should contact Det Con Neil Slocombe from local CID at Bracknell via the Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101.
If you don’t want to speak directly to the police, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at Crimestoppers-uk.org.
No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.
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