Police appeal over Huddersfield robbery


Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was robbed in Huddersfield.

A 25-year-old man was walking along Bradley Mills Road at around 2am on Saturday August 17, when he was approached from behind by a man with a knife who made demands for his phone and money.

The man gave his phone and money to the suspect, who then ran off towards Kilner Bank.

The suspect is described as Asian, aged 20-25, about 5ft 7ins tall and of slim to medium build.

He was wearing a dark grey hooded top and light coloured trainers. He also had an unkempt beard and spoke with a local accent.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Kirklees Robbery Team on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.