THREE teenagers have been arrested after a Chandler's Ford man was assaulted and his car stolen in Eastleigh.

Police were called to Lakeside Country Park yesterday following reports of a robbery at 8.43pm.

The victim, a 20-year-old from Chandler’s Ford, was in his Audi A3 when it was surrounded by a group of unknown people.

He was then assaulted and his car, a grey Audi A3, was stolen. The vehicle was later located on Hardy Road.

A 15-year-old boy from Eastleigh, a 15-year-old boy from Bishopstoke, and a 16-year-old girl from Eastleigh have all been arrested on suspicion of robbery.

They remain in custody at this time.

A spokesperson from Hampshire Constabulary said: "Were you in the area at the time?

"Perhaps you saw a grey Audi A3 driving in the area, or have dash cam footage that may assist us?

"Anyone with information is asked to phone 101 with reference 44210520533. Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111."