A YOUNG boy was pushed off his bike which was then stolen in Stourport.

The incident happened in Riverside Park at about 6.50pm on Saturday, April 26.

The victim was with friends when a youth he did not know forcefully pushed him to the right shoulder, causing him to fall off the bike. He was not hurt but the youth took his Social bike, worth £250, heading towards the fair on the riverside.

The bike is described as orange with a gold chain. It had a black seat with black rims and had shiny orange circle stickers on the frame.

The offender is described as short, with curly black hair, medium to heavy build and wearing jeans, a black and blue tracksuit jumper.

Anyone with information, who witnessed the robbery or has been offered the chance to buy the bike should call 101, quoting incident 574-S-260414 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.