Man arrested after attempted robbery of a schoolboy in Waterlooville 

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A MAN from Hayling Island has been arrested in connection with the attempted robbery of a schoolboy in Waterlooville.

On Monday, October 29, at 3.30pm, a 15-year-old boy in Elizabeth Road was threatened at knifepoint, with the suspect demanding his jumper and iPhone.

The teen managed to escape and saw the suspect run off towards Cunningham Road.

An e-fit was released of the suspect.

A 32-year-old man from Hayling Island has been arrested on suspicion of attempted robbery. He’s been released from custody but remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting the crime reference number 44180406820.