Three 16-year-old boys have been arrested on suspicion of attempted robbery after a man was threatened with a knife and told to hand over cash.
Police were called to the incident in Ifield Drive just before 8pm on Sunday (May 22).
A Sussex Police spokesman said: “All three suspects were questioned and later released on bail until 19 July while enquiries continue.
“The victim, who is still to be identified, was not hurt and no money is believed to have changed hands.
“He or anyone who saw what happened is asked to phone 101, email firstname.lastname@example.org or speak to any police officer, quoting serial 1270 of 22/05.”
Witnesses can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 (www.crimestoppers-uk.org)
Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.
Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.
1) Make our website your homepage at www.crawleyobserver.co.uk
2) Like our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/crawleyobserver
3) Follow us on Twitter @Crawley_Obby
4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.
And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!
The Crawley Observer - always the first with your local news.
Be part of it.