Boy scared off

POLICE are investigating claims that a 10-year-old boy was scared off his bike, which was then taken by youths.

The incident happened on Bridge Street in Alnwick at around 5.30pm on Sunday, June 26.

The bike is described as a black Dunlop BMX with the word ‘supreme’ in white letters.

Anyone with information can contact Northumbria Police on 03456 043043 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.