Hammer gang rob student pair near Greenhead Park
Jan 19 2010 by Sam Casey, Huddersfield Daily Examiner
A GANG armed with a hammer forced students to hand over valuables near a Huddersfield park.
The two victims, aged 21 and 22, were at Park Drive, near Greenhead Park, at about 3.30pm on Sunday when four men walked up to them and threatened them with a hammer.
They took bank cards, money, a flat key, car keys and mobile phones.
One of the robbers was 18 to 20 years-old, about 5ft 6ins tall, of medium build with short black hair.
He had a small scar above the left side of his mouth, a diamond stud in his left ear and a dark stubble.
Another was Asian and wearing a black scarf covering the bottom half of his face.
He was about 6ft tall and of medium build.
The third was Asian, about 5ft 7ins tall, of medium build and wore a white hooded top and light blue jeans.
The fourth was white, about 16 years old, 5ft 5ins tall, slim and was wearing a dark blue coat with the hood up covering his face. He wore dark tracksuit bottoms with a white stripe down the side.
Anyone with information should call Det Con Steven O’Connor at Huddersfield CID on 01484 436558 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.