Men arrested after robbery on train between Hitchin and Stevenage

The incident occurred on a train travelling between Hitchin and Stevenage

The incident occurred on a train travelling between Hitchin and Stevenage - Credit: Archant

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of robbery following an incident on a train yesterday (Wednesday).

The incident occurred on board the 9.37pm King’s Lynn to London King’s Cross service as the train travelled between Hitchin and Stevenage, shortly after the victim boarded the train at Baldock at 10.52pm.

The victim was approached and had jewellery, headphones, an iPhone, a jacket and other items stolen before leaving the train at Stevenage Railway Station

Officers from Hertfordshire Constabulary attended and arrested a 17-year-old boy from Watford and an 18-year-old man from Luton, who both currently remain in custody.


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