Teenagers Robbed At Knifepoint On Bath Road

Gang threaten to stab 14 year old unless he handed over mobile phone

The Police in Chiswick

A group of teenagers aged between 14 and 16 were mugged at knifepoint by a large gang of youth.

The incident happened on Friday 2nd November at around 22.15. The group of friends were out walking about Chiswick after unsuccessfully trying to get into a party in Dukes Meadow.

As they approached the area near Abinger Road’s Junction with Bath Road, they were approached by a group of unknown males.

The main suspect ordered the victims to stand against a wall, spread their legs and handover their phones. One of the victims had a knife held against his chest and was told to show the main suspect what he had or he would be stabbed.

The 14-year-old victim had his phone removed from his pocket by the main suspect who handed it to another before the group made off.

The suspects can only be described as a large group of black youths aged about 16 years old.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call Hounslow CID in confidence on 0208 247 6160/5940 or Crime Stoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 quoting crime reference 0524581/07.

November 8, 2007