Teenager attacked by thugs
POLICE are appealing for witnesses following an attempted robbery in an alley off Torrington Road in South Ashford.
A 16-year-old was walking along Torrington Road in the direction of Beaver Road at around 9pm on Wednesday, October 15 when he was approached by a group of three youths of a similar age.
He was using his mobile phone, and one of the other boys demanded that he hand it over to them.
When he refused he was dragged down the unlit alleyway and hit on the face. He ran off and took shelter in a shop in Torrington Road.
It is believed one of the thugs had a black bicycle.
Police want to speak to anyone who has information who should contact South Kent Police on 013030 289180.