Tag: Mugging

Cyclist mugged in Hedge End

A man cycling home from work was set upon by a gang in Hedge End. Police are appealing for witnesses and have released CCTV images following the attempted robbery on Saturday night (February 5). The 18-year-old man was cycling along the motorway bridge on St John’s Road, at 10.15pm on when a gang of around…

Thug breaks takeaway driver’s jaw in Velmore

A takeaway delivery driver had his jaw broken by an assailant while making a delivery in Velmore. The 37 year-old victim had stopped in Devon Drive on Saturday at around 3.45 am when a light blue coloured car pulled up behind him. The driver of the car demanded cash from the victim and assaulted him…

Man tried to rob West End dog walker

A man has been arrested after woman was threatened while she was out walking her dog in West End. Police are appealing for witnesses following the attempted robbery in Hatch Grange Park, West End on Wednesday March 25. Sometime between 11.30am and 11.50am, a 53 year-old woman was approached and threatened by a man while…

Efit released of Chandler’s Ford robbery suspect

Police have released an efit image of one the men suspected of robbing a 31 year old man of £280 as reported earlier this month. The robbery took place some time between 9am and 10am on Friday, August 8 while the 31-year-old victim was walking along the alleyway between Bournemouth Road and Templars Way, close to…

Police seek dog walker who foiled robbery

Blue Police Lamp

Police at Eastleigh are appealing to a dog walker who interrupted an assault and an attempted robbery in Hamble on Tuesday, August 6. At about 11.30pm, a 61-year-old local man was walking his two small dogs along a pathway between Spitfire Way and Hamble House Gardens. About half way along the path, three youths suddenly…

Daylight Robbery in Eastleigh

Blue Police Lamp

Police in Eastleigh are appealing for witnesses after a pizza delivery driver was robbed. A 28-year-old woman was sent to deliver a pizza to a home in Desborough Road at around 12.45am on Saturday, July 13. When she arrived the residents said it wasn’t for them. She left the property and was then approached by…

Footbridge robbery accused in court

Archers Road Railway Footbridge

  A 17 year-old youth accused of robbery appeared at Southampton Youth Court on Monday to answer the allegation of an attempted robbery of a 40 year-old man on the Archers Road/Beaulieu Road railway footbridge. During the incident it is alleged a group of youths carrying a case of lager approached the intended victim and…

Police hunt Valley Park knifeman

A man was punched and slashed across the forehead with a knife in a terrifying broad-daylight robbery in Valley Park, Chandlers Ford. Police have just released an e-fit of a man they need to identify after the knife-point ordeal in Chandler’s Ford on Thursday, July 12 in which the victim was robbed of £400. Between…

Guitarman fights off muggers

A gang of would be muggers attempted a steal a guitar from a man walking through Bishopstoke. The 57-year-old man was walking down Nelson Road at around 8pm last Friday, December 30. As he reached the junction with Stoke Park Road he was pushed from behind and fell to the ground A group of four…

Woman robbed of Xmas charity cash

A woman was robbed of her phone and an nearly £1700 of cash destined for a charity on Christmas Eve. Police are appealing for witnesses following the robbery in Chandlers Ford at around 4pm, Thursday 23 December The victim, a 44-year-old woman, was crossing the road at top of Oakmount Road with the junction of…

Vicious mugging in Central Eastleigh

Police would like to speak to a good Samaritan who came to the aid of young mugging victim – a 16 year-old boy – who had his nose broken and mobile phone stolen in Central Eastleigh on Saturday evening. The incident occurred on Meadow Lane at around 6.45pm. The teenager was approached by another boy,…

Teen mugged in Horton Heath

Footpath Meadowsweet Way

A 15-year-old boy from Hedge End was assaulted and robbed in Meadowsweet Way, Horton Heath sometime between 5.30 and 7pm on Sunday, March 13. It happened in an alleyway which links Meadowsweet Way and Botley Road. The boy saw two men approaching him. He kept his head down but looked up as they got close…

Police Release E-Fit of Kuti’s Mugger

Detectives in Eastleigh have released an e-fit of the man they are hunting for the vile attack on two workers from Kuti’s restaurant in Fair Oak They had just cashed-up the evening’s takings and left the restaurant at about 1.15am on Sunday, October 17 with a substantial amount of cash and walked towards Eastleigh along…

Nasty Assault and Robbery in Fair Oak

There has been another assault and robbery in Fair Oak this weekend after restaurant workers were mugged of their takings after a night’s trading. In September a woman was punched by youths who demanded money. In this latest incident two members of staff who work at the Kuti’s Noorani Indian restaurant in Fair Oak Road,…