Appeal: Robbery, Wood Street, Huddersfield

Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Police are appealing for information after a robbery in Huddersfield last month.

The incident happened in the early hours of Monday 11 February on Wood Street at the junction with Kirkgate.

The 24-year-old male victim was walking home with a friend at around 1.45am when he was approached by two males.

The males assaulted the victim and inflicted a stab wound in his stomach before fleeing the scene taking an amount of money from him.

The first suspect was described as a black male, 25 to 30 years old, of slim build. He was wearing black clothing and had dreadlocks to his chin.

The second suspect is described as a black male, 25 to 30 years old, of slim build and with a short afro hair-style. He was also wearing black clothing and a hooded top.

Both males spoke with a London accent.

Enquiries are ongoing by Kirklees CID.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101, quoting crime reference 13190075689. Information can also be passed anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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