Attemped armed robbery in Andover

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Officers from Hampshire Constabulary want to hear from people who may have information about an attempted robbery in Andover.

It took place around 2.30pm on Wednesday 6 March in the Quiksilver Way area of the town.

The victim, a 26-year-old man, was walking his friend’s dog when he was approached by two men.

One of them threatened him and demanded money.

After a brief altercation, the two men ran off. Nothing was stolen.

Police are keen to hear from anyone who saw what happened during this incident.

If you have any information, please contact us on 101, quoting reference number 44190079439.