Scooter stolen from boy, 11, in Gorleston

PUBLISHED: 11:23 12 June 2012

POLICE are appealing for information after a scooter was stolen from an 11-year-old boy in Gorleston.

The boy was walking with friends through the recreation ground off Church Lane at around 4.30pm on Saturday when an older boy approached and pushed him over. Another boy took his red Madgear Pro scooter.

The offenders were in a group of five described as around 5ft 3 ins tall and of average build.

Anyone with information should contact PC Jamie Amis at Gorleston Police Station on 101

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