Descriptions of suspects issued after Andover robbery

Police are issuing descriptions of two suspects linked to a robbery in Andover.

A 23-year-old local man was walking home when he was approached by two men, and forced to the floor whilst he was searched and valuables removed.

The robbery happened in Agricola Walk sometime between 11pm on Friday, November 7 and quarter past midnight on Saturday, November 8, 2014.

The victim received a hand injury.

A bag containing personal paperwork and a wallet containing bank cards and cash was stolen.

The first suspect was described as:


5 ft 10 ins tall

Average build

Aged in his late teens to early 20s

Fair hair, short cut

He was wearing a light grey tracksuit hooded top and bottoms.

The second suspect was described as:


Slim build

Aged in his late teens to early 20s

He was wearing black clothing, including a top with the hood up.

Witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact Basingstoke police station by phoning 101.

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If you don’t want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

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