Man 'abused by knife-wielding duo' in Sheffield after asking them to be quiet

Standish Road in Shirecliffe, Sheffield (pic: Google)
Standish Road in Shirecliffe, Sheffield (pic: Google)
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A man was abused by two men wielding a knife just for asking them to keep the noise down on a Sheffield street.

The victim approached the pair on Standish Road, in Shirecliffe, just before 11pm last night, said police, and asked them to be quiet.

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He was verbally abused by the men, who were armed with a knife, and then had a bottle thrown through his window.

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Officers today appealed for anyone with information to call police on 101.