Sheffield taxi driver threatened with knife

Ochre Dike Lane, Waterthorpe
Ochre Dike Lane, Waterthorpe

A taxi driver was threatened with a knife during a robbery in Sheffield.

The driver pulled up on Ochre Dike Lane, Waterthorpe, to drop off a passenger but he fled without paying.

Moments later the passenger returned with a knife and stole money and a phone from the taxi driver.

Anyone with information about the incident at 11.50pm on Wednesday should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.