Sheffield woman robbed at knifepoint in her own home in terrifying Halloween ordeal

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A woman was robbed at knifepoint in her own home in a terrifying ordeal on Halloween.

The 19-year-oldwoman was upstairs in her house in Fife Street, Wincobank, when she heard loud bangs from downstairs at around 10pm.

She went downstairs and found three men wearing balaclavas, who threatened her, one of the men had a kitchen knife.

The three men searched the house, taking a number of items before leaving the scene that included a Toshiba laptop, a diamond bracelet and some cash.

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

One 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 man 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 man 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?

Please call 101, or email enquiries@southyorks.pnn.police.uk, quoting incident number 1464 of 31 October 2015.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.