Motorbike stolen from teenager at knifepoint in Doncaster park

A teenager had his motorbike stolen at knifepoint by two men who threatened him in a Doncaster Park.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 24th March 2016, 1:10 pm
Updated Thursday, 24th March 2016, 1:53 pm
Sandall Park Cafe, Sandall Park, Thorne Road. Picture: Andrew Roe
Sandall Park Cafe, Sandall Park, Thorne Road. Picture: Andrew Roe

At about 8.30pm last night, a 17-year-old boy was in Sandall Park in Thorne Road with a group of friends when he was approached by two men.

The men threatened the boy, demanding the keys to his motorbike before driving off on it. They were both carrying knives.

South Yorkshire Police said no one was injured during the incident but the victim and the rest of the group were left extremely shaken.

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The two men left the area on the bike, a white Kawasaki KE100, registration L79 MNW, towards Clay Lane.

One of the suspects is described as white, about 5ft 7ins tall, in his late teens and of slim build. He was wearing a black Nike baseball cap, a black Nike puffer coat, grey tracksuit bottoms and Nike Air Bubble trainers.

The second suspect is also described as white, about 18-years-old and of slim build with black hair. He was wearing a black Nike hooded top with black tracksuit bottoms.

If you have any information, please call 101 quoting incident number 992 of 23 March 2016.

Information can also be passed to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.