Three men rob '˜vulnerable' man in Abington Street in Northampton

Three men carried out a robbery in Northampton's busiest shopping street in the middle of the day.

Monday, 18th April 2016, 12:54 pm
Updated Monday, 18th April 2016, 2:00 pm
Anyone with information is being asked to call police on the 101 number.

The victim, described as a “vulnerable man” by police, was walking along Abington Street, heading towards Abington Square on Saturday at about 3.15pm, when he was approached by three white men.

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One of the men stole a small brown leather bag from his shoulder and all three of them then ran off towards the Market Square.

Witnesses, or anyone with information, are asked to contact Northamptonshire Police on 101.

Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at