Police have confirmed an arrest has been made after an 18-year-old man was stabbed during a robbery in Milton Keynes.

An 18-year-old man from Milton Keynes has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm. He has been released under investigation.

The appeal relates to an incident that happened at around 8.15pm on Sunday last week (04/03). The victim was walking from Fuller Slade to Wolverton, Milton Keynes, and was in the underpass between Greenleys and Syward Row, when he was approached by three men.

The men demanded that he hand over his possessions, and when the victim refused, he was assaulted. The victim received stab wounds to the legs, and also suffered a head injury. He was taken to hospital where he remains in a stable but non-life threatening condition.

The offenders took the victim’s IPhone 6.

The offenders are described as two white men, and a mixed race man. All three were wearing face coverings. One of the offenders was wearing a navy blue puffa jacket with the hood up and dark trousers. He had a skinny build.

Investigating officer PC Kerry White said, “We are carrying out a thorough investigation into this incident, which we believe to be an isolate incident.

“We are appealing for anyone who might have witnessed this robbery to please come forward.

“Additionally anyone who might have seen three men in the area around the time of the assault to come forward.”

People with any information relating to this case can assist the inquiry by calling 101 quoting, reference ‘43180066852’, or contacting Crimestoppers anonymously.