23/01/2017

Appeal after Teenager is Robbed of Motorbike, Stockton

Police are appealing to trace a motorbike stolen in a robbery on a 16-year-old boy in Stockton.

Stolen motorbike Light Pipehall Street

The robbery happened at around 7pm on Friday 30th December on Light Pipehall Street, when the victim was approached by two males who engaged him in conversation before one of the males punched the victim whilst the other dragged his bike from him.

Both then rode off towards Mill Lane and out of sight.

The two suspects are described as around 18 years old, both wearing tracksuits and one wearing a blue helmet.

The stolen Rieju MRT 50cc motorbike was later sighted in the Tilery area of Stockton on Thursday 5th January.

Anyone with information regarding the motorbike or the two suspects is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Kenneth Clark from Stockton Volume Crime Team on the non-emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.