16-year-old boy robbed in MK

7 February 2011, 16:11 | Updated: 22 February 2011, 10:30

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a boy was robbed in Milton Keynes last Wednesday, 2nd February.

The incident happened at about 6pm as the victim, a 16-year-old boy, was stood by the notice board outside Melrose Shops on Whaddon Way, Bletchley. He was approached by a group of two or three men and assaulted. While on the ground one of the offenders stole his mobile phone. The offenders then ran off towards Shenley Road.

The victim sustained injuries to his head and body and was taken to Milton Keynes General Hospital for treatment.

At least one of the offenders had a dog with him.

Police would like to hear from anyone in the area at the time of the offence who may have seen the attack take place or the offenders leaving the scene. 

If you have any information about this incident, please contact Det Con Greg Hughes at Milton Keynes police station via the 24-hour non-emergency number, 0845 8 505 505. If you do not want to speak to the police, call the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.