Police called to Doncaster pub after reports of disturbance

Police were called to a landmark Doncaster pub after reports of a disturbance.

By Darren Burke
Tuesday, 06 August, 2019, 14:41

Officers were called to The Highwayman in Woodlands yesterday afternoon after a concerned motorist spotted a group of men outside the pub amid concerns of a disturbance.

But a South Yorkshire Police spokesman said that when they attended at the Great North Road pub, there was no sign of trouble.

The Highwayman in Woodlands.

A spokesman said: “Just after 5pm on Monday 5 August, police received a report from a concerned passing motorist of a group of males outside the Highwayman public house on Great North Road and a possible disturbance.

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“When officers arrived at the location there was no one present.

“Staff and customers at the pub were spoken to and no one had seen anything.”