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Witness appeal after robber pulls boy from car and assaults him in Maidenhead

James Harrison

Police are appealing for witnesses after a boy was pulled from the passenger seat of a car by a robber in Maidenhead.

The 16-year-old was in a vehicle near the corner of Ray Mill Road West and Florence Avenue at about 5.25pm on Monday when the attack happened.

According to Thames Valley Police, the boy was pulled from the car by a man who demanded money, before assaulting him and chasing him.

The victim escaped to alert police and was left with an injury to his face, but did not need to go to hospital.

Contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 with information.

A 27-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery in connection with the incident. He has been bailed until Friday, February 10.


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