A young male was with his friends in Walton Park in Sale yesterday Aug 24 at around 3.15pm when four unknown males approached him and asked for a ride of his bike.

The young boy refused and was then assaulted, one of the boy’s friends was also assaulted being punched in his face.

The offender got away followed by the other three offenders down the Bridgewater Canal towpath in the direction of Sale.

The description of the offenders are:

1. White male, 19 years old, 5 foot 11, goatee style beard, dark hoodie, cap dark tracksuit bottoms

2. Mixed race male, 17 years, 6′ 1″, slim build, north face dark hoodie top, dark grey tracksuit bottoms

3. Mixed race male, 12 years old, 5′ 6″, slim build, dark hoodie

4. White male. 12 years old, 5′ 6″, slim build wearing white t-shirt

The bike they stole was a Boardman CX Comp which is Blue and Black in colour.


If you have any information please call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111