A BOY aged 12 has been questioned over an attempted knifepoint robbery.

The youth, who cannot be named, has been rebailed by police until March 17 after being questioned by police over accusations he threatened a ten-year-old boy with a knife.

Nothing was stolen and the ten-year-old boy was not injured.

The incident is said to have taken place in Tirrold Way, in Wantage, at about 4.10pm on Monday, January 21.