Information is being sought after a bicycle was stolen from a teenage boy in Ashford.

The boy was sitting on his bicycle in the car park of Ashford Rugby Club in Kinney’s Lane between 6pm and 6.30pm on Tuesday 17 August 2021, when he was approached by two teenagers.

One asked to borrow his bicycle and when the victim declined, he was grabbed by the neck and pulled off the cycle.

Both suspects were then seen to leave towards the A28 Canterbury Road.

They were both described as white, slim and aged 18 or 19. The first suspect had black hair and wearing a grey hooded top. The second suspect wore all black clothing with a bandana on his head.

The bicycle was described as a new orange Diamondback cycle.

Anyone with information regarding the robbery, or the location of the stolen bike, should contact Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting 46/150580/21.

You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, or by using the online form on their website.

By Ed

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