Baseball bat robbers strike in Batley

A TAKEAWAY delivery driver was hit with a baseball bat by robbers who stole money and food in Batley last Saturday.

The incident happened between 12.30am and 1am as the driver was taking food to an address on Clutton Street, Soothill.

Two suspects approached the man, the struck him on the head with the baseball bat and then took him to a park, where the goods were stolen.

Both robbers are black, in their early 20s and about 5ft 11in tall. One was muscular and the other was of medium build.

Anyone with information can call DC Richard Brooke at Huddersfield CID on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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