Man pushed off his bike, punched, kicked and threatened with a bottle during robbery in Northamptonshire wood

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A man was cycling through a wooded area in Northamptonshire when he was attacked by a gang of men.

The victim, a 45-year-old man, was cycling through the wooded area of West Glebe Park in Corby when the attack happened.

As he passed a group of six or seven men, he was pushed off his bike, punched and kicked and threatened with a glass bottle. The men searched the victim’s pockets and stole cash.

The men were described as having Irish accents and one of them had curly black hair.

The incident happened on Friday August 29 between 2pm and 3pm.

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