Laptop stolen during robbery on Northampton canal path

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Two men stole a man’s laptop after they hit him in the side during a robbery on the canal path between B&Q and St Leonards Road in Far Cotton, Northampton.

The victim was walking along the path between 11:30pm and midnight on Thursday, August 21, when he was confronted by two men from behind.

The men stole his bag, which contained a laptop and some notebooks. They ran off in the direction of KFC.

The first robber is described as 5ft 4in, with a medium build, wearing a black hoodie.

The second male was 5ft, with a stocky build and was wearing a grey hoodie.

Witnesses, or anyone with information, are asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, they can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.