[26 FEB 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
City Rider Has
Wheels Pulled From Beneath Him
Coventry teenager was punched as three men stole his motor scooter
as he rode down a city street.
robbery happened at 3.30pm on Saturday in Swinburne Avenue, Stoke.
victim, aged 16, was approached by three men while on his
was punched in the head, and had his scooter stolen before the
offenders made off in a white motor car.
today issued descriptions of two of the offenders, both of whom
were aged between 16 and 20.
is mixed race and has shaved black hair. Another is white, 6ft
tall with shaved dark hair and an unshaven face.
stole a Go-Ped 33c motorised scooter, black and green in colour
victim suffered bruising to his ear and side of head following the
with information should contact police at Chace Avenue on 024 7653