E-fit images released following robbery in Portchester

Police have have released e-fit images of two men we would like to speak to after a 15 year-old boy had his bike stolen in Portchester.

The victim was walking with a friend on The Hillway at some point between 3:30am and 4:00am on Sunday 8 April when he was approached by three men.

One man produced a knife and demanded the victim’s black and orange GT Avalanche mountain bike. The men took the bike and walked off. No-one was hurt.

The victim described the first man as:

5ft 8ins tall.
Aged in his late teens.
He was wearing a black woolly hat, black top, black trousers, and black Gazelle trainers.
The victim described the second man who took the bike as:

5ft 9ins tall.
Aged in his late teens.
He had thin light brown or blonde hair worn forward and to the side of his face.
He was wearing a black North Face hooded jacket which had a grey hood, pale green tracksuit bottoms, and white Air Max trainers.
He was carrying a knife which he rested on the handlebars of the bike.
The victim described the third man as:

6ft 1ins tall.
Wearing a black parka style jacket, blue and white tracksuit bottoms, and white Nike Air Max trainers.
E-Fit images of the first two men are attached to this appeal.

If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference ‘44180128322’, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously.