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Updated-Appeal for witnesses following robbery Kensington Road Reading

Alert message sent 18/05/2017 10:42:00

Information sent on behalf of Thames Valley Police

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following the robbery of a car in Kensington Road, Reading.

At around 11.30pm on Monday (15/5) on Kensington Road, Reading three men in a red Renault Clio approached a man who was sat in his car, a silver Vauxhall Insignia.

The three offenders threatened the man with a knife, assaulted him and then took his wallet, his phone and drove off in the Insignia.

The victim, a man in his late twenties, was treated at Royal Berkshire Hospital and has since been discharged.

The offenders are described as an asian man in his twenties, and two black men both tall and slim. One was wearing a black hoodie.

Investigating officer, Detective Constable Timothy Lloyd, of Force CID based at Reading police station, said: “We are appealing for anyone who might have seen this incident or might have seen three men in a Red Renault Clio prior to the robbery.

 “We would also like anyone who has seen a silver Vauxhall Insignia being driven away from the Kensington Road area of Reading.”

If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference '1805 15/05/2017', or contact Crimestoppers anonymously

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Liz Herbert (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Reading LPA)

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