Gang rob and as­sault Pais­ley teen

The Sunday Post (Dundee) - - Exclusive -

PO­LICE are hunt­ing a gang who as­saulted and robbed a teenager in Pais­ley in a “de­spi­ca­ble” at­tack.

At around 11.30pm on Fri­day, the group – aged 16 to 19 – at­tacked the 16-yearold victim near Foun­tain Gar­dens, Love Street, be­fore tak­ing his back­pack and a sum of cash.

The victim then ran out of the park and po­lice were called.

De­tec­tive Sergeant Michael Lochrie, from Pais­ley CID, said: “The de­spi­ca­ble be­hav­iour dis­played by this group of youths is com­pletely un­ac­cept­able and in­quiries are un­der way to trace them.

“I would ap­peal to any­one who may have no­ticed the group in the area, or any­thing else sus­pi­cious, to come for­ward.”

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