Two teenagers were threatened at knifepoint by a group of youths who then stole a bike from them in a terrifying robbery in Amersham.

The robbery happened at around 7.20pm on Tuesday, September 29 in the King George V Playing Fields.

The two teenage boys were approached by three teenage boys who threatened the victims with a knife before proceeding to steal one of their bicycles.


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No one was injured during this incident and the bike was later retrieved.

The offenders are all described as teenage boys aged between 16 and 18.

One offender was a black boy with a slim build and around 5ft 9ins tall.

Police say he was wearing light grey jogging bottoms, a camouflaged puffa jacket, black trainers and a white and black baseball cap.  

Another offender was a white boy, around 6ft tall with a slim build. He was wearing all black and a black beanie hat.

The third offender was a black boy, around 5ft 9ins tall with an average build. He was wearing a black puffa jacket and black trousers.

Investigating officer Detective Constable Kerry Hall, based at Amersham police station said: “If you witnessed this incident, or saw the boys matching the descriptions in the area at the time, please get in touch.

“You can make a report online or by calling 101 and quoting reference 43200306734.

“Alternatively, if you wish to remain 100% anonymous you can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”