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Taxi driver assaulted in Liversedge robbery

Quarry Road in Liversedge. Image copyright Google Streetview.

A taxi driver has been assaulted in a robbery in Liversedge, and now police are appealing for witnesses. Kirklees CID would like to speak to anyone who has information about the incident which took place between 5.17 and 5.30pm on Quarry Road on Tuesday July 27.

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UPDATE: Menston pensioner tied up and threatened by robbers

UPDATE: Menston pensioner tied up and threatened by robbers

By David Mackie A community is in shock after a 77-year-old woman was tied up and threatened by three men in her home on Bingley Road, Menston. The men barged into the pensioner’s home on 3 July around 11pm, after she went to investigate a noise outside. One 80-year-old resident of the street, who did not want to be named, […]

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Hunt is on for three men suspected of attempted robbery of a Bradford convenience store

Hunt is on for three men suspected of attempted robbery of a Bradford convenience store

Three men are on the run after threatening a Bradford shop worker and making demands for cash and cigarettes. A shop worker who was threatened last night was told to hand over cash and cigarettes by three men, one of whom was believed to be carrying a gun, at a convenience store, on Manchester Road, at around 8.40pm. The shop […]

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West Yorkshire Police appealing for witnesses after boys threatened by man wielding knife

West Yorkshire Police appealing for witnesses after boys threatened by man wielding knife

Police have made a public appeal for witnesses to come forward after two boys were threatened with a knife in Bradford’s Peel Park at 4.55pm last Saturday. The two boys were confronted by a white man and who is believed to be in his late teens or early twenties. In the following altercation the man threatened the boys, aged 14 […]

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Knife-wielding robber in Leeds travel agents attack

Knife-wielding robber in Leeds travel agents attack

By Felicity McNamara A masked man armed with a knife threatened members of staff in a Leeds travel agents and escaped with a substantial amount of cash. He walked into Thomsons travel agents, in Town Street, Horsforth, shortly after 9am on March 11 before threatening two female members of staff and demanding they open the safe. The man, who had his face covered […]

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