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Teenagers arrested after man threatened with knife in Deepdale flat

Posted on - 28th December, 2018 - 2:20pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Deepdale, Preston News
Meadow Street in Deepdale. Pic: Google

Detectives investigating the attack on a man in his home during a burglary have made an arrest.

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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.

Read more: Man bailed in Meadow Street sex attack investigation

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 4276@lancashire.pnn.police.uk 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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