17/12/2018

Appeal to Trace Potential Victim of Robbery in Stockton

Police are appealing for a potential victim to come forward in relation to a robbery in Stockton.

The robbery is reported to have happened at around 6.30am on Friday 14th December at the junction of Yarm Road and Northcote Street.

Two males are reported to have approached a man and woman. The male and female victims were unknown to eachother.

The two suspects are then believed to have assaulted the pair, and the male victim is believed to have been left with a leg injury before he cycled away from the scene towards Stockton town centre on a mountain bike.

Officers would like to speak to this man as part of their investigation.

The female victim was not injured and did not receive any medical attention.

The two suspects are described as white males.

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Andrew Redhead from Stockton Operational Crime Team on the non-emergency number 101, quoting event number 227332.

Independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org