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APPEAL: Knife point robbery at Anton Mill

Two teenagers were robbed at knife point in broad daylight on Saturday afternoon.

The youngsters were on a path off Anton Mill Road at around 3.45pm on Saturday when the incident occurred. 

A Police spokesperson said, “We can confirm we are investigating a report of a knifepoint robbery of two teenagers in Andover.

“The incident took place on a path off Anton Mill Road, at around 3.45pm on Saturday, October 12.

“A 15-year-old boy and a 16-year-old boy were approached by two other males. One of the males had a knife, and threatened the two boys, before they left the scene.

No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting the crime reference number 44190365970.”

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David Harber

David Harber is the founder and Managing Director of Love Andover, including the Love Andover Observer newspaper and 95.9FM Andover Radio. He is a fellow at the Royal Society of Arts and a card carrying member of the Nation Union of Journalists.