Robbers used knife and screwdriver in raids in Sheffield

Kyle Crescent, Southey Green
Kyle Crescent, Southey Green

Two robbers are wanted by the police in Sheffield over raids in which they threatened their victims with a knife and screwdriver.

Both offences were committed within 15 minutes of each other in the early hours of this morning.

In the first raid, at 1.30am, a man broke into a house in Kyle Crescent, Southey Green, and used a large kitchen knife to threatened the occupant before fleeing with cash.

At 1.45am a man armed with a screwdriver threatened the occupants of a house in Deerlands Avenue, Parson Cross, and demanded money.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.