Teen arrested after attempted robbery in Preston

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of attempted robbery in Preston, say police.

Tuesday, 24th April 2018, 1:59 pm
Updated Tuesday, 24th April 2018, 2:06 pm
A 15-year-old, who was allegedly armed with a knife, followed a woman on Fishergate Hill

A 15-year-old, who was allegedly armed with a knife, followed a woman on Fishergate Hill at around 4.45pm on April 10.

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Police say attempts were made to steal the woman's phone before a knife was shown to the victim.

The teenager, who is from Bamber Bridge, has been released on bail pending investigation.