Robbery on Throston Grange Lane in Hartlepool
Police are appealing for information after a 20-year-old male was robbed along Throston Grange Lane in Hartlepool.
The incident occurred yesterday, Sunday 22September at 01:20am when the victim was riding along the road when two men approached him, pushed him from his bike and then one of the men rode off on the bike towards Jesmond Gardens by cutting through Lidl car park.
The second man left on foot towards the Throston Estate.
Male one is described as being a white male in his 30s, around 5 ft 9” tall and was wearing a tracksuit and a dark woollen hat.
The second male is described as being a white male, the same age as male one, around 6 ft 4” tall, of slim build and was wearing a camouflage coat with a hood and dark tracksuit bottoms.
It is believed the first male rode off on the victim’s bike and it is believed he was in the possession of a knife.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact DC Jo Lester Cleveland Police on 101 quoting 163318.
Information can also be passed anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously via its website at www.crimestoppers-uk.org or by phoning 0800 555 111.