[29 NOV 00]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Boy Hit As Mobile
15-year-old boy was assaulted as he walked down a road in
Earlsdon, Coventry when he refused to hand over his mobile phone
to a gang of youths.
Asian men jumped out of a silver-coloured car in Albany Road at
8pm on Monday and walked up to the lad.
told him to give them his phone. When he refused the group
searched him and took his Nokia phone worth £150.
boy was hit and suffered bruises to his jaw and a bump on the
gang, who were all slim between 5ft 6ins and 5ft 8ins, got back in
their car and drove off. One had a moustache and another had a
should ring 024 7653 9040.