Three school children from a local School in Gosport are tonight at home recovering after being robbed on their way home.
The three 14 year old boys were threatened by a man armed with a bat in broad daylight . The trio were stopped and robbed by a man on their way home from School afternoon (Thursday).
The incident happened at around 3.30pm down on the cycle path between Military Road and Brockhurst Road, Gosport.
The offender who was riding a black bike with white forks is described to be in his late twenties. He was wearing a red hat with bobbles on it.
The man threatened to hit the three boys with a the bat if they refused to hand over money and goods. The frightened school boys handed over there mobile phone a black iPhone 5s, blue iPhone 5 and a Samsung Galaxy s6 edge. The offender than made off on his bike.
Parents in the Gosport area have called for action to be taken by Police. “Enough is enough” one wrote on on social media “it’s about time the Police did something about the cycle path things are always happen down there.”
Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to contact Hampshire Police on 101