Man Robbed At Knifepoint In Southampton

29 April 2014, 15:19

Two men followed the 22-year-old from Vodka Revs and threatened him with a stanley knife.

Between 1.30am and 2am on Saturday April 19, the victim was outside Vodka Revolutions when he was approached by two men. 

They asked the 22-year-old, from Hertfordshire, if he wanted to buy cannabis, when he refused. He was then followed around the corner and threatened with a stanley knife. 

The victim was not hurt, but his wallet containing £60 in cash along with bank cards and his blue HTC mobile phone were taken. 

The victim has described the first man as: 

  • Asian, Punjabi. 
  • He was around 6 foot tall. 
  • Of slim build. 
  • He had stubble that was almost a beard. 
  • He was aged in his early 20s. 
  • He was wearing a grey top and had blue jeans on. 
  • He was wearing a dark blue turban on his head. 
  • He spoke with a british accent. 

The second man is described as: 

  • Asian. 
  • He had short dark hair and facial hair. 
  • He was aged in his early 20s. 
  • He was 5 foot 10 inches tall and of slender build. 
  • He was wearing jeans and trainers. 
  • He spoke with a british accent. 

Anyone with any information is asked to contact TDC Claire Ratcliffe at Shirley police station on 101 or via the website http://www.hampshire.police.uk/internet/do-it-online/online-forms/message-for-officer.html 

You can also call the charity Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where information can be left anonymously. Minicom users should call 01962 875000