Masked muggers steal wallet during attack near Boots in Rushden High Street

Police are appealing for witnesses to Friday's town centre assault

By Kevin Nicholls
Tuesday, 29th June 2021, 2:10 pm
Updated Tuesday, 29th June 2021, 2:12 pm

Three masked men mugged a shopper and took his wallet in Rushden town centre on Friday afternoon (June 25).

Detectives from Northamptonshire Police say they are investigating reports of the attack near Boots in the High Street between 5.30pm and 6.30pm.

A spokesman said: "Anyone who saw the incident in which the victim was approached by three masked men who assaulted him and stole his wallet, is asked to please call 101 using incident number 21000359890."

Police are hunting three masked men who stole a wallet near Boots in Rushden town centre on Friday