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Teenager robbed at knifepoint by two men in Timperley

By David Prior at

Police are investigating after a 19-year-old was robbed at knifepoint as he walked alongside the Bridgewater Canal in Timperley.

The teenager was approached by two men as he walked along Canal Road shortly after 10.20pm on Sunday evening.

Both men, who were armed with knives, threatened the victim before stealing his mobile phone.

They then escaped in the direction of Park Road. Police have yet to make any arrests in connection with the incident.

Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with information should contact police on 101.