Boys threaten girl, 8, in Northamptonshire town and demand she give them her iPad

Library image.
Library image.

An eight-year-old girl was threatened by two boys as she sat listening to music in Corby.

The girl was sitting on a doorstep in Dolver Close, Corby, at about 7pm on Friday, July 3, when the two boys approached her and threatened to hit her with a stick unless she handed over the iPad she was listening to.

She didn’t hand over the device and the boys made off.

Both were white and aged 12 to 13 years old.

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

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101.

Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.