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Detectives appeal for victims of Enfield robbery to come forward

News   •   Feb 12, 2018 11:38 GMT

Detectives are appealing for the victims of a suspected robbery in Enfield to come forward.

Police were called at 14:56hrs on Sunday, 11 February to reports of a group of young males being robbed outside Southgate Underground Station, in Station Parade, N14.

Witnesses reported seeing a group of males approach a group of teenagers, believed to be aged 13 to 15, before searching their pockets and leaving the scene in the direction of Chase Side.

Officers attended and arrested three males, two aged 15 [A] and [B], and a 14-year-old [C], in Crown Lane, N14, on suspicion of attempted robbery. They were taken to a north London police station where they remain in custody.

Detectives from Enfield CID are investigating and are urging witnesses and the victims to come forward.

DC Sam Papworth, the investigating officer from Enfield CID, said: "While we have made three arrests, I would appeal for the victims of this crime to come forward and speak to police so we can ensure those responsible are brought to justice.

"Any information given will be treated in the strictest confidence.

"I would also appeal for any witnesses who have not already done so to get in touch with us."

Anyone with information can call Enfield CID on 020 8345 4373 or call 101 quoting reference number 4582/11FEB.

Information can also be reported anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk/org.