Boy attacked and robbed of his electric bike in Featherstone

Police want to speak to this trio after a boy had his electric bike stolen
-Credit: (Image: Staffordshire Police)


A teenager was attacked by a tracksuit-clad trio who stole his electric bike. The youngster was left with head and facial injuries as a result of the robbery.

The incident happened outside Featherstone Community Centre, Baneberry Drive, on Thursday, June 20. Staffordshire Police said officers were called to the scene just before 10.45pm.

CCTV images have now been released, showing the faces of three people the force wants to speak to in connection with the robbery. Anyone who recognises them, or the stolen bike, has been urged to get in touch.

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A spokesperson said: "We are releasing CCTV images of three people we’d like to speak to in connection with a robbery in Featherstone. We were called just before 10.45pm on Thursday (20 June) to reports that a teenager had been assaulted and had his electric bike stolen by three men outside Featherstone Community Centre, Baneberry Drive, around 6pm earlier that evening.

"The men were described to be wearing grey tracksuits, masks and gloves. The victim received minor injuries to his head and face.

"We also have an image of the bike that was stolen. If you have any information that could help with our enquiries, please call us on 101 quoting incident number 788 of June 20." Alternatively people can make an anonymous report to Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111.