BRITISH Transport Police officers are have released images of two boys wanted in connection with a bike robbery at Leyland Railway Station.

Officers said the incident happened on Platform 2 of the station at 4pm on July 19 when two boys demanded to ride the victim’s bicycle. When he refused one of the boys took it by force.

The suspects then discussed attacking the teenage victim if he tried to get the bike back.

Anyone who knows the boys is asked to contact BTP by texting 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40 and quoting reference 374 of July 19.