Help needed to identify violent robbers

A 50-YEAR-OLD man was robbed walking home from a takeaway in Dewsbury and left with a facial injury.

Police would like to speak with anyone who has information about the incident on Springfield Terrace on Thursday, January 19.

The robbery took place at about 9.45pm after the victim was approached by two men and a woman while walking home from a nearby takeaway.

He was grabbed, forced to the ground and then assaulted by the men. They then made off with his wallet and a quantity of cash, leaving him with a facial injury.

The first suspect is described as white, in his late 20s to early 30s, 5ft 11ins tall and stocky with short dark hair, wearing a black quilted jacket and jeans.

The second man was also white, aged early to mid 20s, 5ft 11ins tall and skinny with short dark hair wearing dark clothing.

The woman is described as white, in her early 20s with a small build and dark hair.

DC Simon Thomas, of Kirklees CID, said: “This is a serious offence in which the victim has been targeted and assaulted by two men, leaving him with a facial injury. I would like to speak with anyone who saw the incident or who saw one of the suspects in the car park of the Bath Hotel pub a few minutes before the robbery.”

Anyone with information should contact Huddersfield CID on 101, referencing crime number 13170029690.

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