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Attempted robbery - Honicknowle, Plymouth


Appeal for witnesses

Police are appealing for information following an attempted robbery which happened on Saturday 12 June, at the Ringmore Way entrance to Woodland Woods, Merrivale Road, Plymouth

At 4.30 pm, a 13-year-old girl was approached by a male teenager who demanded the victim’s money.

A middle-aged man walking his dog intervened and the victim was able to get away.

Police are interested to speak to the dog walker or any other teenagers who were seen in the area at the time.

If you witnessed the incident or have any information that could help the police with their enquiries, please email or call 101, quoting crime reference CR/048470/21.

Alternatively, information can be passed anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 or via the charity’s website at

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quoting the crime reference number or pass on information to Crimestoppers anonymously via their Anonymous Online Form or call them on 0800 555 111

To report crime / incidents please use the Crime reporting form


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