CCTV pics of moped robbers

CCTV pics of moped robbers

POLICE have released CCTV images of three suspects wanted for questioning over a violent robbery in Mirfield.

A teenager was threatened with a knife and punched in the face while robbers stole his bike during the attack.

The 16-year-old was walking along Taylor Hall Road in Mirfield with two friends pushing his moped, when he was approached by a gang of three males at around 7pm on May 20.

One had a knife and demanded his bike before punching him in the face.

Another of the group also produced a bladed weapon and threatened the victim.

Two of the attackers then jumped onto the bike and fled down the road with the third male walking alongside them.

The victim suffered minor injuries.

Det Con Robert Brook, of Huddersfield CID, said: “We are releasing these images in the hope that members of the public will come forward with any information about this incident.

“Thankfully the victim suffered minor injuries in this instance.

“I would urge anyone with any information about the three people pictured, or whether they witnessed the incident to come forward and speak to the police to assist with our enquiries.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Huddersfield CID via 101 quoting crime reference number 13180242839.

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