Five men released following knifepoint robbery in Hatfield

Police attending a previous incident on Lemsford Road.

Police attending a previous incident on Lemsford Road.


Five men that were arrested yesterday following a knifepoint robbery in Hatfield have been released under investigation.

At 4.33am yesterday (Tuesday, January 30) police were called to reports of a robbery in St Albans Road East and a backpack was taken.

Police arrested five suspects in connection with the incident at around 5.30am on Lemsford Road but they have since been released under investigation.

The police have confirmed to the Welwyn Hatfield Times that it is believed that a knife was used.

Related articles

More news stories

34 minutes ago

Stanborough School says its pupils are celebrating an “outstanding” set of A-level and BTEC results that has propelled them to futures at university or on apprenticeships.

Pupils at Chancellor’s School celebrated what head teacher David Croston called “an excellent set of results” this morning (August 16).

Dame Alice Owen’s School in Potters Bar has scooped another outstanding set of A-level results with 28 students subsequently getting a place at Oxford or Cambridge.

Mount Grace School in Potters Bar is celebrating a record-breaking set of A-level results.

Digital Edition

Read the Welwyn Hatfield Times e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Welwyn Hatfield Times weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read stories

Show Job Lists

Herts Most Wanted Herts Business Awards