Appeal: Robbery, Shipley

Friday, 1 June 2018

Police are appealing for information following a robbery in Shipley.

At about 11.30pm on Saturday, 26 May, a man and woman from Bradford were walking their dog in Bradford Road, when they were approached by a group of males who assaulted them and made demands for money.

Two mobile phones were taken, as well as a wallet and a small quantity of cash.

The woman suffered injuries which required hospital treatment.

The suspects are believed to have ran off towards Wycliffe Gardens.

A 15-year-old male from Bradford has been arrested in connection with this incident and has since been released under investigation.

Enquiries are continuing and anyone with information which may assist is asked to contact Bradford District CID on 101, quoting crime reference 13180255174, or use the ‘Contact Us’ options on the West Yorkshire Police website.

Information can also be reported anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

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