Man threatened with knife in terrifying Sheffield street robbery

A man was threatened with a knife during a terrifying robbery in a Sheffield street.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 23rd December 2018, 3:57 pm
Updated Tuesday, 8th January 2019, 3:59 pm
Burngreave Road. Picture: Google.
Burngreave Road. Picture: Google.

The 27-year-old was robbed on Burngreave Road between 5.45am and 6.15am on Saturday, December 22.

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He had just been to the cash machine on Ellesmere Road, before walking to the bus stop on Burngreave Road.

A man, described as being Asian, around 30 years old of medium build and wearing a black jacket with the hood up then approached him and threatened him.

He then showed the victim a knife before leaving and and walking up Brunswick Road.

Police said the victim was not injured during the incident but has been left shaken.

Anyone with any information should call police on 101, quoting incident number 481 of December 22.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.