Cop release e-fit of Bethnal Green robbery suspect

DETECTIVES investigating a robbery in Bethnal Green have released an e-fit image of one of the suspects. During the attack in Club Row around 10.40pm on Friday, April 30, the 16-year-old victim was punched several times in the face and threatened with a k

DETECTIVES investigating a robbery in Bethnal Green have released an e-fit image of one of the suspects.

During the attack in Club Row around 10.40pm on Friday, April 30, the 16-year-old victim was punched several times in the face and threatened with a knife by two boys before they ran off towards Redchurch Street.

The suspect in the e-fit is described as black, around 16, of slim build, with very short hair with lines shaved into it.

He had a two inch scar across his right eyebrow and a small amount of hair under his lower lip. He was wearing a brown puffa jacket and blue jeans.


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The other suspect is described as black around 16, of slim build, and was wearing a black puffa jacket and black combat trousers. He had short hair with a goatee beard.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact Det Con Christina Jessah in the robbery squad on 020 8217 4162 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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Witnesses can also email towerhamletsrobberysquad@met.police.uk

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