Man robbed in Sheffield street

Newman Close, Wincobank
Newman Close, Wincobank

A man was robbed as he walked away from an off-licence in Sheffield.

The victim had just visited an off-licence in Newman Road, Wincobank, when he was targeted by two robbers on nearby Newman Close.

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South Yorkshire Police said the crooks approached their victim from behind and forced him against a fence, where they took money out of his pockets before fleeing.

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Anyone with information about the incident at 3.45pm yesterday should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.