Man ambushed by gang at cash machine in Rotherham suburb

A man was ambushed by a gang of up to 10 men as he used a cash machine in Rotherham.

Wednesday, 11th April 2018, 12:06 pm
Updated Wednesday, 11th April 2018, 12:11 pm
High Street, Swallownest

The 22-year-old was approached by between eight and 10 men as he used a cash machine on High Street, Swallownest, at 9.30pm on Saturday, April 7.

High Street, Swallownest

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South Yorkshire Police said the men, who wore dark clothing and face coverings, threatened the victim before punching and kicking him after he withdrew cash from an ATM.

They stole his bag and fled in the direction of Swallownest Co-op, leaving the victim with facial injuries.

COURT: Sheffield dealer caught through £1k drugs package he threw away in bid to evade policeWitnesses or anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 1,182 of April 7.

High Street, Swallownest