Probe into armed robbery

Detectives investigating a raid in which a 62-year-old woman was tied up and robbed want to know if the culprits came from South Yorkshire.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 22nd October 2015, 4:53 pm
A woman who was tied up and robbed by three men has spoken of her ordeal
A woman who was tied up and robbed by three men has spoken of her ordeal

Jewellery was stolen in the raid in Shirley Common, near Ashbourne, Derbyshire, on October 17.

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DI Shaun McElheron described it as ‘an awful attack’ and has issued a nationwide appeal for details on the culprits.

“We are looking at whether they have travelled from elsewhere in the country, such as South Yorkshire,” he said.

A woman who was tied up and robbed by three men has spoken of her ordeal