Teenagers robbed in Stowupland

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a robbery in Stowupland last night.

At around 8pm, three teenagers were walking along the pavement on Church Road when a silver Renault Clio stopped in Thorney Green Road and approached them.

The man assaulted and threatened one of the teenage victims, pushing him to the ground and stealing a wallet and black Samsung mobile phone.

The victim sustained a graze and swelling to his face as a result of the incident.

The offender then demanded property from one of the other male teenagers who handed over his wallet, containing an amount of cash.

He was not injured from the incident.

The offender then got back into the passenger seat of the Renault Clio and was driven off towards Forward Green - the driver of he vehicle was not seen.

The male offender is described as approximately 5’8” tall, of a medium build, approximately 17 or 18-years-old and was wearing a black hooded top, tracksuit bottoms and had a black scarf over his face.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has information is asked to call Stowmarket Neighbourhood Response Team on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.