Glove-wearing thief sought after Higham Ferrers robbery

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Police are appealing for witnesses to a robbery which took place between 3.45pm and 4pm on Saturday (January 12).

A 27-year-old man was walking along the cycle path between the A45 and Station Road, Higham Ferrers, towards the Chowns Mill roundabout when he was approached from behind by a man with a local accent.

A police spokesman said: “The offender, who was wearing gloves, grabbed the man’s jacket and demanded money.”

Witnesses to this incident, or anyone with information about it, can call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.