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Youths try to steal car in Normanton

Posted on 6th March 2018

A group of youths tried to steal a motorist’s car in Derby.

At around 8pm on Saturday, March 3, a 29-year-old man returned to his parked Volkswagen Golf R-Line in Rawdon Street, Normanton, to see it was surrounded by a group of youths.

They demanded his car keys and he refused, getting into the vehicle. Two of the youths tried to pull him from the car but he managed to drive away.

The victim has described the group of youths, of which there were about eight, as having their faces covered with scarves.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call PC Qassum Hussain on 101, quoting reference 18000099691.

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