Hunt for men who robbed Sheffield shop armed with a machete

Police are hunting for two men who robbed a Sheffield shop armed with a machete.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 3rd February 2018, 12:56 pm
Updated Saturday, 3rd February 2018, 1:00 pm
The incident happened at The Kiosk in Frecheville. Google
The incident happened at The Kiosk in Frecheville. Google

The men entered the The Kiosk shop in Wickfield Grove, Frecheville at around 10.15am yesterday.

Police said they threatened staff and one of the men was carrying a machete.

The pair fled the scene with cash, cigarettes and alcohol.

No-one was injured during the robbery.

The suspects are described as being white, in their early 20s and of slim build.

One of the men was wearing a dark-coloured fur lined hooded coat, and the other was wearing a black hooded top and grey bottoms.

Anyone with information is asked to call South Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 300 of February 2, 2018.