Police want to speak to this man after two teenagers were attacked in Aylesbury

Aylesbury police want to speak to this man in connection to an attempted robbery.

Thursday, 11th March 2021, 2:56 pm
Updated Thursday, 11th March 2021, 4:13 pm

A man cycling on Great Western Street by the bus station, at around 3pm on Monday 1 March, got off his bike and punched a 13-year-old.

He was pursued by one of the 13-year-old's friends, instead continuing to cycle away. The man turned around, and pushed the boy over, whilst he was trying to steal the friend's phone.

The man had got into an altercation with the teenagers which escalated quickly, the man got off his bike and punched the victim in the face and shoulder and stamped on the victim’s bike a number of times.

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Police want to speak to this man in connection to an attempted robbery in Aylesbury on March 1

The man then cycled off along Long Lional.

One of the victim’s friends followed the man and challenged him. The man tried to grab the boy’s phone and in the process, pushed him to the floor.

The man then cycled off again.

The victims sustained minor injuries and did not require hospital treatment.

This is a second image of a man the police want to speak to.

Investigating officer PC Jake Farrell, based at Aylesbury police station, said: “I am appealing for anyone who recognises the man in these images to come forward as I believe he may have vital information about this incident.

You can get in touch using our online form or by calling 101, quoting reference number 43210086100. Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their website.”