Teenage girl attacked and robbed by three other girls in Corby park

The victim was dragged into a wooded area by three others who kicked and punched her

Thursday, 22nd April 2021, 11:04 am
Updated Thursday, 22nd April 2021, 11:06 am

Police are appealing for information and witnesses after a teenage girl was attacked and robbed by three other girls.

The incident happened between 5pm and 5.40pm on Sunday, April 4, in Corby's West Glebe Park.

A spokesman for Northants Police said: "The victim was dragged into a wooded area by three others who kicked and punched her, causing bruising to her head and body, before they stole cash which fell from her pocket during the attack."

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Police are appealing for information about the attack

The suspects are described as three white girls aged 16 to 18.

One wore a red hoody over a black vest top, with grey flared trousers and big hoop earrings.

A second girl wore a grey tracksuit and had blond hair worn in a pony-tail.

The third suspect wore a black tracksuit and red and black trainers, and had short hair.

Anyone who saw any part of the incident or has information about it is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 21000185524.

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