Boy, 14, has phone stolen at Elmers End train station
PUBLISHED: 18:30 05 November 2013
A 14-year-old boy had his phone stolen while travelling on a tram at Elmers End station last month.
British Transport Police have now released images of two youths they want to speak to in connection with the incident on October 8 at around 4pm.
Sgt DArren Stenning said: “The victim, a 14-year-old boy from Croydon, was travelling on a tram towards Elmers End when he was approached by two youths.
“They threatened to take his phone off him, but then said that they wouldn’t and walked away.
“When the tram arrived at Elmers End, the pair followed the victim off the tram and onto the footbridge, where they took his phone.
“If you recognise the youths pictured, or know their whereabouts, then please get in touch with us.”
Anyone with information should contact British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40, or text 61016 quoting reference B9/LSA of 05/11/2013. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.