Schoolboy told to 'get his money out and drop it to the floor' during Bury St Edmunds robbery

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A 15-year-old was threatened and robbed of £10 as he walked to school in Suffolk.

The victim was on Northgate Avenue close to Blue Bridge in Bury St Edmunds at about 8.05am on Thursday November 23.

"The victim was approached from behind by an unknown person who pressed something into his back. The attacker told the victim to get his money out and to drop it on the floor without turning around."

– Suffolk Police.

The boy placed £10 on the floor and was told to keep walking and not turn around.

The robber was male and wearing a black fabric coat.