Hatfield robbery: Do you recognise this man?

PUBLISHED: 14:48 17 January 2018 | UPDATED: 14:48 17 January 2018

Police have issued this efit in connection with a robbery in Hatfield. 
Picture: Herts Police

Police have issued this efit in connection with a robbery in Hatfield. Picture: Herts Police

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Police have issued an efit of a suspect they want to identify in connection with a robbery in Hatfield.

The robbery happened in St Albans Road West just after 5.30pm on Tuesday, December 26, 2017, close to the Hatfield Swim Centre.

A police spokesman said: “The victim, a man in his 20s, was approached from behind by the offender, who verbally threatened him.

“The victim handed over two £5 notes before the offender walked off in the direction of St Peters Close.”

PC Lisa Williams, who is investigating, said: “The victim was left shaken by what happened but thankfully he was not injured.

“I want to reassure the community that we are doing everything we can to identify who is responsible.

“Do you recognise the person pictured?”

•If you know the person pictured, or have any further information that may assist the investigation, please contact Hertfordshire Constabulary via the non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference B2/17/6304, or report information online at www.herts.police.uk/report.

•Alternatively, you can contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will never need to go to court.

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