Boy, 17, chased, robbed and stabbed in the leg and arm by a knife wielding man in Northampton

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A teenager was chased by a man with a knife before being robbed and stabbed in Northampton.

The 17-year-old had his mobile phone, Samsung tablet and cash stolen during the attack in Farm Field Court, Thorplands.

He was then chased by a man with a knife and stabbed in the leg and arm, causing minor injuries.

The incident happened yesterday (Thursday) between 10.30pm and 11.30pm.

Five men had approached the victim, making accusations, before the robbery took place.

Three of the offenders are described as follows: Two of them were black, one with a Birmingham accent. He was about 18–years-old and was wearing a black jacket with no hood, black tracksuit bottoms and white trainers. The other was about 6ft and was wearing a black Puffa jacket.

A third was white and was wearing black jeans with a white trim.

Police would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who may have any information regarding/

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.