Woman slapped in attempted robbery
A 20-year-old woman was slapped and threatened during an attempted robbery in Luton.
The incident happened on August 30 at the junction of Dunstable Road with Oakley Road in Luton at around 10.45pm.
Two men of Asian appearance and dressed in dark clothing approached the victim from behind and pushed her in to some bushes in the car park of PC World before they slapped her in the face and threatened to stab her.
They then demanded she hand over all her possessions before running from the scene towards the Esso Filling Station empty handed.
The woman suffered bruising but luckily was otherwise unhurt.
The officer in charge of this investigation, Det Con Mohammed Hussain, is keen to trace anyone who saw the incident or can help identify the men responsible.
Anyone with information relating to this incident should contact Beds Police on 101 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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