Tag: Robbery

Police hunt Eastleigh purse snatcher

A woman was assaulted after giving chase to a man who snatched her purse. At some time between 9.30pm and 10pm on Thursday, June 30 the 20-year-old victim was walking between Leigh Road and Market Street when she was barged into from behind knocking her hand bag from her arm. A man then snatched up…

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…

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…

Masked men push Chandler’s Ford shop worker to floor

Police in Chandlers Ford investigating an attempted robbery this Monday morning (March 16) are asking witnesses to come forward.

At 5.37am three men who had their faces covered forced their way into the One Stop store on Bournemouth Road and pushed a female staff member to the floor. They did not threaten anyone and left when an alarm was activated. Nothing was taken and no-one was hurt. The men were last seen heading towards Chalvington Road

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…

Muggers make off with £280 in Chandler’s Ford

A 31 year old man was robbed by two men on a footpath near Asda on Friday The victim was walking along the alleyway between Bournemouth Road and Templars Way, Chandlers Ford on Friday morning (August 8) between 9 and 10 am when he was set upon Once in the alleyway he was pushed to…

Man robbed at knifepoint in alley

  A man has been robbed at knifepoint in Eastleigh this morning (May 6) The 25-year-old man was walking alone along the alleyway between High street, Market Street and Cherbourg Road just after midnight ( May 6). He was approached by three men all wearing dark coloured hooded tops. They demanded money and when he…

HSBC robbers jailed for 2011 heist

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Two men sentenced for their part in the 2011 Chandler’s Ford HSBC robbery had also taken part in a previous 2007 robbery at the same bank in which two gunmen were shot dead by the flying squad Police have revealed. Leon Hall, 36, of Oxtoby Way, Streatham, South London wwere sentenced today to six and…

West End garage ram-raided

A service station cashier was left ‘shocked and frightened’ after hooded ram-raiders carried out a daring late night robbery The cashier was working at West End Service Station at around 2 am when he saw a stolen Rover Metro reverse at speed crashing into a metal security shutter taking the front door clean off its…

Sledgehammer smash ‘n’ grab in Town Centre

  Sledge hammer wielding thieves performed a ‘smash and grab’ raid on an Eastleigh pawnbrokers before riding off on motorbike. Two men rode up to the H&T Pawnshop yesterday (Friday November 22) at about  5.15pm and smashed the window to snatch a quantity of jewellery. Nobody was hurt in the raid. Eastleigh police are in…

Hamble man attacked and robbed at home

Police at Eastleigh are appealing for help to identify youths who burst into a flat at Chadwick Way, Hamble, assaulted the tenant and stole wrapped Christmas presents and £55 cash. At about 11.25pm Monday, November 18, five youths in their late teens to early twenties kicked in the front door. Armed with a crowbar and…

Chandler’s Ford OAP aged 97 is robbed

. A 97 year- old partially sighted man has been robbed while collecting his pension in Chandler’s Ford.   Police at Eastleigh are seeking witnesses who might be able to identify a woman police suspect may have taken  the man’s wallet after he collected his pension at the post office in the Fryern Arcade, Chandler’s…

Police seek dog walker who foiled robbery

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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

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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…

Student appeals for missing flute

A talented Barton Peveril ‘A’ level music student has lost her prized flute while travelling to college and fears it may have been stolen.   The student boarded a Blue Star college bus from Warsash Rd (Campion Close area) on Friday at 07.45 to travel to College. She had her Trevor James Virtuoso flute in…