Police are appealing for witnesses after teenager was robbed in Newcastle.
It happened around 7.50pm on Monday, December 1, when a 14-year-old girl was walking along Fawdon Park Road towards the shopping area.
She was at the junction next to Costcutters when she was approached by a group of men, two of which assaulted her and then stole a small amount of cash. Â
The victim suffered bumps and scrapes to her forehead and soreness to her stomach and back, and was left shaken following the robbery.
The men were thought to be in their late teens or early 20s.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the robbery or anyone who saw a group of men in the area at the time to get in touch with them on 101 ext 69191, quoting reference 1118 01/12/14, or independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.