Youth arrested in connection with Oxford armed robbery
A 14-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery on a woman in Oxford.
The woman, aged 22, was threatened by a boy with a small hammer in New Inn Hall Street, on Tuesday, at 2330 GMT.
She told police that he stole a small amount of change from her handbag then ran off when a man walked towards them.
Police arrested a boy matching the description given to them by the victim and found a hammer in his possession during a search.
The teenager was taken to St Aldates police station, where he remains in custody.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Thames Valley Police.