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Witness appeal after attempted knifepoint robbery in Arnold


Police are appealing for witnesses after an attempted knifepoint robbery in Arnold.

Nottinghamshire Police is appealing for any witnesses to come forward in relation to an attempted robbery in Arnold last night (Tuesday 30 May 2017).

The incident happened on Tuesday (May 30) at around 10.15pm at the traffic lights next to The Seven Mile Inn, at Forest Lane junction.

The victim had come to a stop on his Harley Davidson motorbike when two men then approached him from behind, causing him to fall to the ground.

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One of the suspects attempted to pick up the bike, whilst the other produced a knife and tried to assault the victim. The victim then shouted at the suspects, causing them to run off.

The two men are described as black; around 6ft 5ins and both are of a skinny build. Both men were wearing dark hoodies and one was also wearing black jogging bottoms and white trainers.

A spokesman for Nottinghamshire Police said: “If you remember seeing these men around the time of the incident, or have any other information, please call Nottinghamshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 1052 of Tuesday 30 May 2017.”

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