13/05/2016 Stockton

Three Men Assaulted in an Attempted Robbery in Stockton

Police are appealing for information after three men were assaulted in an attempted robbery at Fir Tree Holdings in Thorpe Leazes in Stockton (near Stillington).

The incident occurred at 11:30pm on Thursday 12th May when three men forced their way into two properties on site and demanded cash and assaulted the victims.

One of the men received a fractured wrist and the other two men received cuts and bruises. They were all treated at North Tees General Hospital and later released.

It is believed the suspects made off from the scene in a white Ford Transit van and they all left empty handed.

Anyone with information regarding the incident or regarding the identity of the suspects is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Kenneth Clarke on the non-emergency number 101, Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.