A TEENAGER was robbed by a man on a moped in Sale last weekend.

Officers received a report of the robbery on Frodsham Road on Sunday.

They established a 16-year-old boy was walking down the road at around 4pm when he was approached by a man on a moped.

The man asked the boy for the time and drove off, but later turned around and passed the boy, stealing jewellery from his neck.

After an investigation, officers arrested a 21-year-old man on suspicion of the robbery.

A 20-year-old woman was also arrested on suspicion of handling stolen goods and drug offences.

Both have been released under investigation, and police are appealing to the public for information.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 0161 856 7544 and quote incident 2566, or to use the online chat function on gmp.police.uk.

People can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.