Delivery driver robbed at knife-point by two teenage boys in Skelmersdale

A delivery driver was making a delivery in Skelmersdale when she was robbed at knife-point by two teenage boys.

Thursday, 6th February 2020, 5:08 pm
Updated Thursday, 6th February 2020, 5:17 pm

Police are appealing for witnesses after a delivery driver was robbed at knife-point in Skelmersdale.

The incident happened while the female employee was making a delivery on Alderley at around 8.45pm on January 31.

She is reported to have been approached by two teenage boys who threatened her with a knife.

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a delivery driver was robbed at knife-point in Skelmersdale.

They stole a mobile phone and food and drink being delivered.

A spokesperson for Lancashire Police said: "We are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or seen the delivery driver walking around, to get in touch.

"It is understood she was in the area looking for the address for around 15 minutes."

The offenders are described as white and both around 5ft tall.

One was wearing a grey tracksuit with a hood and the other was dressed all in black with a black coat with a fur hood.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting log number 1452 of January 31. Information can also be provided anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.