Witnesses sought after attempted robbery of teenage girl in Mercers Country Park
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We are appealing for witnesses following an attempted robbery of a teenage girl in Mercers Country Park, Redhill, yesterday evening (16 June).
At around 8pm, the victim was walking in the park with friends when two men on a moped approached her, threatened her with a knife and then demanded her purse and bag. After she refused to hand the items over, the two suspects fled the scene.
The driver of the moped was wearing a black helmet, grey tracksuit and was described as around 5ft 9 tall and of slight build. The passenger was also wearing a black helmet with silver circle, dark tracksuit and is described as around 5ft 10 tall and of slight build.
The registration of the moped used in the incident is GL14 VLZ.
If you witnessed this incident or have any information, we would like to speak to you. Please contact us quoting incident reference PR/45210063258 via:
- Webchat on our website police.uk
- Online https://www.surrey.police.uk/ro/report/ocr/af/how-to-report-a-crime/
- Calling us on 101
If you do not wish to leave your name, please call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.