[27 NOV 00]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Boy Sprayed With
Paint In Hammer Attack
15-year-old boy was sprayed with paint and attacked with hammer as
two men robbed him and his friend.
robbery happened at 9pm on Friday in Holbrook Lane, Holbrooks,
men approached to two lads, both aged 15, and tried to sell them
then attacked the pair. One of the lads was sprayed with silver
paint and hit in the knee with a hammer, while the other one was
offenders made off with a mobile phone and a BMX bike.
escaped in a beige Talbot car. One is his early 20s, mixed race,
6ft with a small moustache. He wore a dark blue Fila jacket and
second attacker is white, in his 20s and has short brown hair with
long sideburns and goatee beard.
wore glasses and had a cream coloured jacket.
should call police on 024 7653 9020.