Victim of crime threatened with axe, baton and knuckle duster in Rotherham

A victim of crime who challenged three people spotted breaking into their car was threatened with an axe, baton and knuckle duster after confronting the culprits.

Monday, 17th February 2020, 7:22 am
Updated Monday, 17th February 2020, 7:22 am

South Yorkshire Police said ‘three males’ were ‘followed and challenged’ by a victim of crime whose car had been broken into.

But the trio threatened the victim with a range of weapons.

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