Man assaulted during attempted robbery at Northampton cashpoint
Police officers in Northampton are appealing for witnesses following an attempted robbery in the town centre.
A 21-year-old man was approached from behind by two men as he withdrew cash from the Natwest cashpoint between 4am and 4.30am, in Drapery, on Sunday, December 22.
Following a minor scuffle, the man was assaulted before the offenders left empty-handed.
As a result, the man sustained slight injuries, however, he did not require medical attention.
A spokeswoman for Northamptonshire Police today (Friday) said: "The offenders are described as two black men in their mid-20s and spoke with local accents.
"They were wearing large black puffa-style jackets with their hoods up and black clothing."
Anyone with information or who may have witnessed this incident is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101.