Police are investigating a robbery in Chelmsford where an 11 year-old boy had his bike stolen and was left with a fractured jaw.
He was approached by a group of around eight teenagers in Fifth Avenue between 3.45pm and 4pm on Saturday June 12.
He was assaulted and needed hospital treatment and had his black and white Giant bike (pictured), worth a three-figure sum, stolen.
Anyone who saw what happened or has any CCTV, dash cam footage or doorbell footage is asked to contact police.
If you have any information you can submit a report online at https://www.essex.police.uk or use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm, quoting reference 42/115142/21.
You can also call 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.