Children Grabbed By Throat At Stevenage Cinema

5 September 2014, 12:33

Police investigating an assault on two boys at the cinema in Stevenage are releasing a CCTV image of a man they want to talk to.

Police have just told us about what happened at around 6.40pm on Saturday, August 2 when an offender swore at the victims, who are both 12, before grabbing them by their throats and pinning them against a wall.

They had all just watched the same film, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes which began at around 4pm, during which time the offender had asked the boys and other friends to be quiet.

PC Antony Oakman is investigating and said: "I would ask the man pictured to contact me as I would like to speak with him in connection with my investigation.

I would also like to hear from anyone who can help in identifying this man or any witnesses to the incident."
Call PC Antony Oakman on 101 quoting crime reference number E1/14/4723.