Couple threatened with bottle and knife near Huddersfield University
Nov 13 2009 Huddersfield Daily Examiner
A WOULD-BE robber tried to hit a man with a bottle before his accomplice threatened to knife him.
The two youths confronted the 25-year-old and a 19-year-old woman as they walked along Commercial Street near Huddersfield University at about 12.45am on Wednesday.
There was a short scuffle and the two ran off empty-handed towards Firth Street.
Their victims were unhurt.
The youths are both white, aged about 18 and around 5ft 6ins tall. They wore dark hooded tops and dark tracksuit bottoms.
Anyone with information should call Huddersfield CID on 01484 436685 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.