Luton Man Threatened With A Machete

15 November 2018, 18:38 | Updated: 15 November 2018, 18:40

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A man walking along the Grosvenor Road in Luton has been threatened by a gang brandishing a machete.

It happened on Tuesday (13th November) at around 5pm.

He managed to get away, and the offenders, described as Asian, two of medium build and one of large build, fled in the direction of Runfold Avenue.

Detective Constable Jag Dhillon, investigating, said:

"This was a very frightening incident for the victim, and we are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time to get in touch with us."

Anyone with information can contact police through the force’s online reporting centre or by calling 101, quoting incident 298 of 13 November.