Desborough teenager robbed of his motorbike at knifepoint

A shocking incident

Wednesday, 1st December 2021, 4:29 pm
Updated Wednesday, 1st December 2021, 4:30 pm
The stolen bike.

A teenager had his motorbike stolen in Desborough after being threatened with a knife by three robbers.

A police investigation is under way after the victim was robbed off Meissen Avenue yesterday afternoon (Tuesday).

He was in a field between 2.15pm and 3.45pm when he was approached and kicked off his off-road motorbike by three males.

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They threatened him with a knife and stole his bike.

A police spokesman said: "The suspects are described as two white males aged 17 to 20, wearing black clothing and balaclavas covering their faces.

"The other suspect was a white man aged 18 to 20, with short ginger hair, glasses and wearing a navy-blue jacket with black jeans.

"Witnesses or anyone who has any information should call Northamptonshire Police on 101."