Teens robbed in Gainsborough

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A GROUP of teenage boys were assualted and robbed whilst walking down a street in Gainsborough.

The incident took place in Sansfield Lane, Gainsborough, at around 10pm last night (Thursday 2nd June).

A 14-year-old boy was walking along the road with three friends of a similar age when they were approached by two older males.

They demanded cash and then punched the 14-year-old before taking a small amount of money from all of the teenagers and leaving the scene.

One of the offenders is described as around 17-years-old, about 5 ft 10 in tall and of medium build with brown hair. He was wearing a hoodie and dark trousers.

The other was in his late teens, tall and of medium build with black hair. He was also wearing dark trousers.

Anyone who witnessed anything or who has any information is asked to call Lincolnshire Police on: 0300 111 0300.

Alternately, you can give information on criminals operating in your area anonymously to Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111.