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Shop staff threatened with knife in Rawmarsh

Shop staff threatened with knife in Rawmarsh

Thu 14 Dec 2017

A MAN threatened convenience store staff with a knife before fleeing empty-handed.

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  • Smoke alarm saves pensioner

    Smoke alarm saves pensioner

    By Phil Turner on Mon 23 Aug 2010

    A SMOKE alarm prevented a serious house fire at a pensioner’s house in Rotherham last night.

  • Gunshots bid to sabotage funeral

    Gunshots bid to sabotage funeral

    By Tom Sharpe on Fri 20 Aug 2010

    A FUNERAL at an idyllic village church descended into chaos as fireworks and shotgun fire rang out over the churchyard and pellets rained down on graveside mourners.

  • Police seek information after assault at petrol station

    Police seek information after assault at petrol station

    By Phil Turner on Fri 20 Aug 2010

    WITNESSES are being sought to an unprovoked late-night assault at a petrol station in Rotherham.

  • Cash snatch at petrol station

    Cash snatch at petrol station

    By Phil Turner on Fri 20 Aug 2010

    RAIDERS left a shop assistant temporarily blinded after a chemical was sprayed in her eyes during a cash snatch at a petrol station.

  • Hunt for knifeman mugger

    Hunt for knifeman mugger

    By Phil Turner on Thu 19 Aug 2010

    WITNESSES are being sought by police after an 18-year-old male student was the victim of an attempted robbery in Swallownest.

  • Hunt for prison fugitive

    Hunt for prison fugitive

    By Phil Turner on Thu 19 Aug 2010

    POLICE are searching for a wanted Rotherham man after he broke his prison licence conditions.

  • £1m cannabis rings smashed

    £1m cannabis rings smashed

    By Phil Turner on Wed 18 Aug 2010

    MORE than a million pounds worth of cannabis has been taken off the streets and two major criminal networks have been dismantled by drugs squad police in South Yorkshire.

  • Arsonists torch signal box

    Arsonists torch signal box

    By Phil Turner on Wed 18 Aug 2010

    POLICE are appealing for information after a railway signal box was torched in Tinsley.

  • Teenager on murder charge

    Teenager on murder charge

    By Phil Turner on Tue 17 Aug 2010

    A 15-year-old boy arrested in connection with the death of 39-year-old Ann Marie Gethen has now been charged with her murder.

  • Car crash victim named

    Car crash victim named

    By Phil Turner on Tue 17 Aug 2010

    A 22-year-old man who died after a car hit a lamppost and a tree in Mexborough has been named as Jonathan Barratt.

  • Man dies in Mexborough car smash

    Man dies in Mexborough car smash

    By Phil Turner on Mon 16 Aug 2010

    A 22-year-old man died and two passengers were injured after a car hit a lamppost and a tree in Mexborough.

  • Taxi row man fights for life

    Taxi row man fights for life

    By Phil Turner on Mon 16 Aug 2010

    A MAN is fighting for his life after being hit by a taxi in Rotherham following a dispute over the fare.

  • 'Serious' collision near Mexborough

    'Serious' collision near Mexborough

    By Gareth Dennison on Sat 14 Aug 2010

    EMERGENCY services are at the scene of a serious road accident between Mexborough and Bolton-on-Dearne.

  • Two arrested after woman found dead

    Two arrested after woman found dead

    By Phil Turner on Fri 13 Aug 2010

    A 15-YEAR-OLD boy and a man have been arrested after a mother-of-three was found dead at her Goldthorpe home.

  • DEARNE VALLEY: Police target nuisance bikers

    DEARNE VALLEY: Police target nuisance bikers

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 12 Aug 2010

    POLICE seized an off-road motorbike during a one-day operation to tackle nuisance riders in Darfield.