Teenage boys hunted over robbery in Sheffield

Woolley Wood Road, Shiregreen
Woolley Wood Road, Shiregreen

A police search is underway for a group of teenage boys wanted over a robbery in a house in Sheffield

They called at a property on Woolley Wood Road, Shiregreen, and threatened the occupier, who, in fear, handed over a quantity of cigarettes to the gang.

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South Yorkshire Police said the boys then left the house without the incident escalating.

It was reported to the force at around 7.50pm on Monday.

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A spokesman said: "Four white teenage male offenders attended an address on Woolley Wood Road.

"They threatened the occupier who in fear gave the offenders a quantity of cigarettes.

"Seemingly happy with this haul, they left."

Nobody was injured during the robbery.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.