Terrified Doncaster man confronted by knife-wielding robbers during raid on home

A gang of knife-wielding robbers terrified a Doncaster resident during a raid on his home.

CRIME: Crime scene.
CRIME: Crime scene.

Police said four men broke into the garage of a home in Radburn Road, New Rossington, at 10.20pm on Wednesday, December 23.

A police spokeswoman said: “An occupant of the house was alerted to the break in when he heard a loud noise coming from the garage.

“Upon walking into the garage, the occupant was confronted by a man who appeared to be carrying a knife. The man, who had his face covered, then made threats towards the occupant of the house.

“The four men, who were all wearing black clothing, have then proceeded to steal a black Yamaha quad bike from the garage. The men are said to have left the area in a green Subaru Forester. No one was injured during the incident.”

Any witnesses are asked to contact police on 101 quoting incident number 1171 of 23 December 2015.

Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be called anonymously on 0800 555111.