Police seek information after delivery driver was robbed by two men on a moped

Police are seeking information about two men who are reported to have been involved in a robbery of a delivery driver on Thursday, April 1.

Saturday, 3rd April 2021, 1:00 pm

At around 2.45pm, a delivery driver was delivering parcels on Alexandra Road in Rotherham when two unknown men on a moped attempted to steal items from him.Detective Sergeant Leanne Hearnshaw, investigating, said: “The driver challenged the men but was then assaulted by them and knocked over after the moped was driven at him repeatedly.

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“This was a nasty assault on a man who was simply going about his daily job, this should not be happening on our streets and everyone who witnessed this was left very distressed.“The men were described as white, in their early 20s, and they were wearing black clothing and balaclavas. They are believed to have been riding a black moped.”

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Police are seeking information

Anyone who might know these men or has information should get in touch on 101 quoting incident number 552 of 1 April.

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