Ipswich: Teen attacked and robbed while riding bike

A TEENAGER was attacked as he rode his bike in Ipswich, police have said.

The 15-year-old was riding along an alleyway off Station Street when one man assaulted him before another stole his mobile.

The incident happened at around 2pm yesterday.

A Suffolk police spokeswoman said the two men ran off towards the town centre.

She said the victim was not injured as a result of the attack.


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The first man, who assaulted the victim, is described as a white man, approximately 20 years old. He was of a ‘stocky’ build, approximately 6ft and was wearing a hooded top.

And the second offender, who stole the mobile phone, is described as a white man, approximately 20 years old, of a slim build. He was wearing a hooded top.

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Anyone with information about the incident or recognises the offenders described is asked to call Ipswich Priority Crime Team on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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