A MAN was threatened with a hammer by a robber who stole his mobile phone.
The 21-year-old victim was walking to work on a track off Chestnut Street in Sheepridge - behind Fartown High School - when the thief confronted him at 10.25am on Wednesday.
When he demanded the victim's £85 Motorola phone the man ran off. But the robber, who was wielding a hammer, followed him.
He stole the phone and walked away.
The robber is a pale- skinned African- Caribbean in his late teens. He is 5ft 5in tall and wore a grey hooded top.
His eyes were distinctive and it seemed he was wearing designer contact lenses.
Phone Pc Richard Drabble at Huddersfield CID on 01484 436582.