Eighty-seven-year-old veteran's scooter pushed over in Northampton

The mobility scooter after it was pushed over in Robert Street, the Mounts
The mobility scooter after it was pushed over in Robert Street, the Mounts

Police are seeking information about three people who pushed over a parked mobility scooter in Northampton.

The vehicle was parked - complete with rain cover - outside its owners' house in Robert Street, The Mounts at about 4am on Friday.

Three young men pushed over the scooter and then ran off.

A spokesman for the Northampton Neighbourhood Team said the victim was an 87-year-old army veteran, who served his country for 23 years.

Anyone with any information can call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.