Police are appealing for witnesses following a robbery in Bletchley, when a teenager was targeted.

The incident relates to an incident that happened around 4.30pm on Saturday (23/1), when a 14-year-old boy was riding a bicycle along Rydal Way.

He was stopped by four teenage boys, before the group told him to hand over his bike. When he refused, one of the group pulled out a knife and threatened him.

The victim was able to cycle away. No one was injured during the incident and nothing was stolen.

The offender with the knife is described as a very skinny black teenage boy aged between 15-18-years-old and approximately 6ft – 6ft 1in tall. He was wearing a black balaclava and dark coloured clothing.

As part of their appeal, police confirmed that a 16-year-old boy from Bletchley has been arrested on suspicion of attempted robbery. He has been released on bail.

Investigating officer Detective Constable Susan Russell, based at Milton Keynes police station, said, “I am appealing to anyone who may have any information or footage from CCTV, dashcams or phones to come forward.

“You can get in touch using our online form or by calling 101, quoting reference number 43210032085. Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their website.”