Hunt for knife attackers who punched woman in the face

By Adele Forrest | 02/03/2017

Hunt for knife attackers who punched woman in the face

TWO men who attacked a woman with a knife and punched her in the face on a street in broad daylight are being hunted.

The 42-year-old woman was assaulted outside a property on Dovercourt Road, Masbrough, around noon on Friday, February 10.

A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said the men punched the woman’s face and chest, causing serious injuries. 

She added: “One of the men, described as having dark hair, is believed to have produced a knife and swung it in the woman’s direction, causing slash marks to her coat.”

Officers investigating the attack have released e-fit images of the two men (pictured) and are urging anyone with information to come forward.

Call 101 or email quoting incident number 348 of February 10.

Ring Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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