Bikers attack car with chains while driver is sat inside in Shiregreen, Sheffield

Bellhouse Road, Shiregreen, Sheffield. Photo: Google
Bellhouse Road, Shiregreen, Sheffield. Photo: Google
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A woman was attacked in her car by three bikers wielding chains in a Sheffield street.

Police were called to Bellhouse Road, Shiregreen, at around 4.35pm on Tuesday, April 12, to reports a group of people on off-road motorbikes had damaged a car.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said a woman in her 40s was driving her car, a Vauxhall Corsa, along Bellhouse Road when three off-road motorbikes pulled alongside her.

“It is understood that the riders of the motorbikes hit the car with chains causing damage,” said the spokesman.

“The driver was not injured and the motorbikes then left the scene towards Firth Park.”

It is understood the victim was very shaken up by the attack.

Police have appealed for witnesses. If you saw anything, call 101 quoting incident 720 of April 12.