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Skateboarder, 18, robbed of iPhone at knifepoint in Romford

10:45 23 January 2013

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An 18-year-old was robbed at knifepoint in Romford.

The man had been playing on a skateboard in Waterloo Road on Thursday, January 17, at about 2pm, when he was approached by two black males aged about 16 and a mixed race female of unknown age.

One of the males threatened him with a knife and forced him to hand over his iPhone.

Call the police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you have any information about this or any other crime.

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