Police are appealing for witnesses after a 30 year old man had his laptop stolen on Thursday, October 10 between 7.10pm and 7.22pm on Old Bedford Road.
The offender was riding a BMX style bike and approached the victim from behind before threatening him with a knife and demanding he hand over his back pack containing a Toshiba laptop.The offender, who is described as a white man, approximately 21 years old and wearing all black clothing, got back on to his bike and left the scene cycling towards Stockingstone Road.
The officer in charge of this investigation, Detective Constable Jabbar Khan, is keen to trace anyone who saw the incident or anyone who saw the offender cycling from the scene.
Anyone with information relating to this crime can contact DC Khan, of the South Bedfordshire Robbery Unit, in confidence, at Luton Police Station on 01582 394436, or Bedfordshire Police on 101, or text information to 07786 200011.
Alternatively you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.