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Knifepoint robbery in Shurdington

Police are appealing for witnesses following a knifepoint robbery in Shurdington, near Cheltenham over the weekend.

Three teenage boys were robbed of a phone, a bag, and a Nike cap by two other teenage boys on Sunday 4 October.

Police were called to the incident around 12.45pm where the two victims had been robbed by two other boys with knives behind the garages on Wilson Road.

Police attended and two boys were arrested on suspicion of robbery. They were later released under investigation pending further enquiries.

No-one was physically harmed.

Investigating officers are keen to hear from anyone who saw the incident, or anyone with information they feel may assist.

Information can be given by calling police on 101 quoting incident number 182 of 4 October or online via the update a crime report form: https://www.gloucestershire.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/ 

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