Appeal for witnesses following attempted robbery – Nuneaton
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Warwickshire Police is appealing for witnesses or information following an incident in Nuneaton yesterday (Thursday 12 November).
At around 2.30pm, a 17-year-old boy was walking on Hinckley Road when he was approached by three males.
One of the males grabbed the victim and another threatened him with a bladed object.
The victim’s ear pods were stolen, and the suspects then left the scene towards Lidl.
The suspects are described: - A white male, of a thin build, with black hair. He was carrying a small sports bag. - A white male, dressed in grey, 5'9", of a thin build -A white male, dressed in black, tall, of a 'stocky' build
Investigating officers would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the offence or who may have dash cam footage of the incident. If anyone has any information, please call Warwickshire Police on 101 quoting incident 253 of 12 November.
Information can also be given to the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their website.
Issued: HCB, Corporate Communications
Updated 2.40pm, 13/11: A 17-year-old boy from Coventry has been arrested in connection with the incident and is currently in police custody.