MAN threatened with knife during Eaton Socon robbery

A MAN was assaulted and threatened with a knife during a robbery in Eaton Socon.

The 30-year-old man was walking along Great North Road near to the Texaco garage at 9.55pm on Sunday (June 13) when he was approached by two men.

One of the men assaulted him and threatened him with a knife. The victim was not injured in the incident.

The first man is described as white, in his early 20s, around six foot, slim, with black hair, wide eyes and large ears. He was wearing a dark hooded top and trousers.

The second is described as white, in his early 20s, around 5'7", slim, with short black hair. He was wearing dark clothing.

They stole the man's Acer laptop and headed off towards St Neots.

DC Mark Yendley, investigating, said: "We would like to hear from anyone who may have seen the attack take place or anything suspicious in the area.

"We would also like to hear from anyone who saw the men in the area or believes they may know who is responsible."

INFORMATION: Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Mark Yendley on 0345 4564564 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.