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Man threatened with knife during robbery in High Wycombe

| October 24, 2016

The alleyway leading from Lincoln Road to Deeds Grove, as seen from the Lincoln Road end.

A 39 year old man was threatened with a knife during a robbery in High Wycombe on Saturday 22nd October 2016.

At around 1.50pm a man was walking along the alleyway that runs between Lincoln Road and Deeds Grove when he was approached by two men who threatened the victim with a knife and demanded money.

The two men ran off down the alleyway towards Deeds Grove and turned left. During the incident the offenders stole an amount of cash.

The first offender is described as an Asian man, in his late twenties, of a slim build, between 5ft 9ins and 6ft tall and was clean shaven. He spoke with a Birmingham accent and was wearing a black hooded top with the hood pulled over his head, blue jeans and white trainers.

The second offender is described as a black man with short black hair, between 5ft 9ins and 6ft tall and clean shaven. He spoke with a Birmingham accent and was wearing black jeans and black trainers.

Investigating officer PC Rosie Campbell of Local CID based at High Wycombe police station said: ‘I would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident or recognises the descriptions. If you have any information please contact me via the Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101.

If you don’t want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. No personal details are taken, information is not traced and you will not go to court.

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