Valuable Rolex watch discovered missing after man gets taxi on way home from night out in Sheffield

A valuable Rolex watch was found to be missing after a man took a taxi home after a night out in Sheffield.

By Claire Lewis
Tuesday, 30 April, 2019, 09:31

The man got into a Hackney carriage taxi on Division Street in Sheffield city centre at 3am on Sunday, April 21 and two men asked if they could share his cab to Kiveton Park.CRIME: Residents’ shock after man is shot outside Sheffield bar  He said when he got out of the taxi at around 4am, he noticed that his Rolex watch was missing.POLICE: Firefighters called to Sheffield suburb amid gas explosion fears  Police officers are trying to trace the two men who shared the taxi.READ MORE: Police ‘disgusted’ at theft of elderly woman’s purse containing photo of late husband One was Asian, in his mid to late 20s, of an average build and had long, dark hair and a beard.

He is believed to have been wearing dark coloured jeans with a black top.  The other was also Asian, in his mid to late 20s, of an average build and had dark hair which was longer on the top and short around the sides.

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Division Street, Sheffield city centre

He is believed to have been wearing grey tracksuit bottoms and a top with a motif.  Officers also want to trace the taxi driver. Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 171 of April 21.