Appeal after robbery in Queen’s Park


Bedfordshire Police want to speak to anyone who witnessed or has information about a robbery near the Slipe in Queen’s Park on Thursday evening (6 Sept).

A man was approached by a group of 6-7 black and Asian men wearing black hooded jackets with the hoods up, between 8.30pm and 9pm, while riding his bike near a bridge near the Slipe. The group assaulted him and took cash and bank cards from his backpack.

Detective Constable David Gordon, investigating, said: “As part of my investigation, I’m now keen to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time, and who may have seen anything suspicious, to come forward. We think that there may have been dog walkers in the vicinity at the time, and would urge them to get in touch.

Anyone with any information is asked to call 101 quoting reference number 40/23083/18. Alternatively report information online by or by calling Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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