Woman threatened with knife in Sheffield street

A woman was threatened with a knife in an attempted robbery in Sheffield.

Wednesday, 18th October 2017, 9:54 am
Updated Monday, 11th December 2017, 11:40 pm
Wragg Road, Wybourn

South Yorkshire Police said she was targeted in Wragg Road, Wybourn, at 5.05pm on Monday.

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Details of the offender have not yet been released, but the crook is reported to have threatened the woman with a knife and attempted to steal her bag.

The victim managed to escape while holding onto her belongings.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.