Teenagers arrested after man threatened with knife in Deepdale flat

Posted on - 28th December, 2018 - 2:20pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Deepdale, Preston News
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Detectives investigating the attack on a man in his home during a burglary have made an arrest.


Two teenagers have been arrested following the incident on Tuesday 18 December.

At around 2.40pm, the 23-year-old male victim was walking along Meadow Street when he was followed by two men.

He made his way into a block of flats in Graham Street and was then forced inside, assaulted and threatened with a knife.

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A Playstation console and a computer mouse were stolen. 

Two 17-year-old youths were arrested on Christmas Day on suspicion of aggravated burglary and have been bailed pending further enquiries.

If you have any information that could help, please email or call 101 quoting log number 741 of 18 December.

Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555111 or online.

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