Police probe into play area robbery in Sheffield

A police probe is underway into an attempted robbery at a play area in Sheffield.

Thursday, 7th July 2016, 10:19 am
Updated Friday, 8th July 2016, 9:27 am

South Yorkshire Police said two teenagers were approached by a group of males, who got out of a car - possibly an Audi - and demanded that they hand over their phones.

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The teens refused and one of the robbers, who was armed with a piece of wood or a bar, struck out at the victims.

One of the teenagers suffered a cut to his head.

Anyone with information about the incident at 10pm last night should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.