Teenager Knocked Unconscious

A teenager has been knocked unconscious and robbed on The Racecourse in Northampton.

The incident happened at around 12.15pm on Friday 5th July. A 17-year-old boy and an acquaintance were walking towards Bailiff Street when an unknown man approached them. The man started talking to the pair before hitting the 17-year-boy in the head, knocking him unconscious.

Whilst he was unconscious, the victim’s mobile phone, cash and tobacco were taken from his pockets. When he regained consciousness he saw a group of seven young males running away.

One of the offenders is described as a white boy, aged 16 to 17, of large build with short dark hair. He was wearing black jeans and a black hooded top with a blue logo on the chest.

A second offender is described as a black boy, aged 17, of skinny build with short dark hair. He was wearing black jeans and a black hooded top.

The other five are described as young black men or teenagers. No further description is available.

The victim received a head wound and required hospital treatment for his injuries.

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Toby Anstis

10am - 1pm

Email the show

Text 'HEART' to 82122

Toby Anstis

On TV: Heart's Feel Good 50

11am - 2pm

Watch heart TV

Heart VIP


Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter