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Attempted robbery of a teenager near Kidsgrove station – Staffordshire

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BTP officers investigating an attempted robbery near Kidsgrove station in Staffordshire are today releasing a CCTV image.

The incident happened at 9.30pm on Wednesday 27 March on a bridge connecting the station and a nearby car park.

A man is reported to have grabbed the victim, a man in his late teens, by the neck and threatened him. A woman is then reported to have tried to take the victim’s phone.

The two suspects then left the area.

Officers believe the man and woman in the image may have information that could help their investigation.

Anyone who recognises them is asked to contact BTP by texting 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40 and quoting reference 86 of 28/03/19.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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