Men wearing balaclavas rob teenager with kitchen knife in her Sheffield home

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Three men wearing balaclavas broke into a Sheffield teenager’s home, threatened her with a kitchen knife and stole a diamond bracelet.

At around 10pm on Saturday, October 31, the 19-year-old was upstairs in her house on Fife Street, Wincobank, when she heard loud bangs from downstairs.

She went downstairs and found three men wearing balaclavas, who allegedly threatened the woman.

One of the men had a kitchen knife. The men then searched the house and stole several items including a Toshiba laptop, a diamond bracelet and some cash.

The victim was not injured but has been left shaken by the incident.

ne suspect is described as being black, around 25-years-old, around 5ft 3ins tall and of muscular build.

He is believed to have a moustache and was wearing black tracksuit bottoms, a thin black jacket with a zip up the middle and a black hooded top underneath. He reportedly spoke with a strong Jamaican accent.

The second suspect is described as being mixed race and also spoke with a Jamaican accent. He is believed to be in his 20s, around 5ft tall and of skinny build. He was reportedly wearing a black tracksuit top with a zip up the middle with matching black bottoms. Both had two white stripes down the side. He had a hood, which was pulled tight over his face, with white tassels.

The third suspect is described as being of slightly chubbier build and also wore all black clothing. Did you see three men matching the descriptions in the area that night, or did you see any suspicious activity?

Did you see three men matching the descriptions in the area that night, or did you see any suspicious activity?

Anyone with information is asked to call 101, or email enquiries@southyorks.pnn.police.uk, quoting incident number 1464 of 31 October 2015. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 080 555111.