[13 FEB 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Cyclist Robbed In
Coventry man was threatened with a knuckle-duster before being
robbed of his bike in a street attack yesterday.
20-year-old was set upon in Swan Lane, Stoke, at 5.40pm.
victim was on his bike when two men pulled up in a white escort
car and got out of the vehicle. One had a knuckle- duster on his
fist and demanded the man's bike.
of the men then escaped on the bike, a Saracen mountain bike,
which is blue and silver with 24 speed gears, while the other
offender made off in the car.
are both white and aged about 25, One is 6ft 1-2ins with short
brown crew cut hair and had stubble and pox marked face with a
front tooth missing. He was wearing a blue shirt and jeans.
other was slim with short black hair. Anyone with information is
asked to contact police at Stoney Stanton Road 024 7653 9020.