Teenage boy attacked and robbed in Rushden on Christmas Day

Witnesses should contact police on 101.
Witnesses should contact police on 101.

A teenager was attacked and robbed in a Rushden alleyway on Christmas Day.

The 15-year-old was in an alley between Co-Operative Row and Griffiths Street at about 11.30pm on Friday, December 25, when he was approached by a stranger.

He punched the boy in the face and stole his bag.

The thief was white and wore grey jogging bottoms and a hooded top.

Witnesses or anyone who knows anything about this incident can call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.