Appeal for witnesses as teen is robbed in Preston

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A 15-year-old boy has been arrested after a teenager was robbed in the street in Preston.

At 7pm on May 6, the teen from Walmer Bridge was approached by another male on Plungington Road who demanded the teenager’s bag and, along with a second male punched and kicked the victim before taking his bag and running off.

The bag contained a wallet and a small quantity of cash and a mobile phone.

The victim only suffered minor injuries.

Anybody with any information can contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.