Police is appealing for witnesses after a man was injured during a robbery in Oxley Park in Milton Keynes.

The appeal relates to an incident that happened around 11.30pm on Monday (22/2) in a residential car park by Harlow Crescent and Crawford Way.

During the incident, three men were in a parked car when they were approached by another three men, who started shouting at the victims and opened the car doors.

The offenders demanded items to be handed over and searched the car, took cash from within the vehicle, then ran off towards Harlow Crescent and Crawford Way.

Following the incident, one of the victims found that he had sustained a stab wound to his leg. He received treatment at Milton Keynes University Hospital and has since been discharged.

The first offender is described as a skinny white man, aged 19 to 20-years-old and approximately 5ft 8ins to 5ft 11ins tall. He was wearing a dark coloured hoodie and a black face covering with a white pattern.

The second offender is described as a lean black man, around 20-years-old and approximately 5ft 10ins tall. He was wearing a dark coloured hoodie with the hood up and a black balaclava.

The third offender is described as a slim white man, around 20-years-old and approximately 5ft 10ins tall. He was wearing a navy blue hoodie.

Two of the offenders are believed to have been carrying knives.

Detective Sergeant Gemma Robinson, based at Milton Keynes police station, lead the police appeal for information, with particular appeals for anyone who may have CCTV, dash-cam or doorbell camera footage of the area.

She said, “I am appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this incident or has any CCTV, dash-cam or doorbell camera footage from the area of Harlow Crescent or wider areas of Oxley Park, to come forward.

“Equally, if you have any information about this incident or suspicious activity in the area then please get in touch or contact Crimestoppers anonymously.

“As part of our initial enquiries, there has been suggestion that a firearm may have seen during this incident. We are in the early stages of this investigation and officers are working hard to establish the facts of this case, including whether a firearm was used. We believe that this was an isolated incident and there is no threat to the local community.

“To contact us with any information or video footage, you can use our online form or call 101, quoting reference number 4321005747. Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously via their website or on 0800 555 111.

“Neighbourhood officers will be visiting houses in the Oxley Park area over the next few days so please do speak with them and raise any concerns that you have.”