Biker 'armed with claw hammer' causing havoc on Sheffield estate

Police have arrested a nuisance off-road motorbike rider armed with a claw hammer for causing havoc on an city estate.

Thursday, 22nd August 2019, 20:08 pm
Updated Thursday, 22nd August 2019, 20:10 pm

Officers arrested the suspect in Gleadless Valley this afternoon for several offences.

In a Facebook post, the Sheffield South West Neighbourhood Policing Team said: "One male arrested in Gleadless Valley this afternoon for several offences.

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"This off road bike was reported causing anti-social behaviour, with the rider being in possession of a claw hammer.

"One in the traps and one bike off the road."

Police arrested one man.