POLICE are urging witnesses to come forward after a 15-year-old boy had his mobile phone taken from him.

The robbery happened in Poplar Grove, Harrogate, at 9.15pm on Wednesday.

Police said it involved two men, one described as a white man in his 30s, 6ft tall and of medium build with a shaved head. He was wearing a light grey hoodie and black jogging bottoms. The second man could only be described as wearing dark clothing.

Phone North Yorkshire Police on 101 with information, quoting the reference number 12170182781.