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Witnesses sought to attempted robbery in Barlborough  

Officers want to speak to witnesses to the attempted robbery of a car in Barlborough.

The incident took place just before 9am, on Friday, May 3, in a car park off close to the Harvester Pub, at Tally’s End, Barlborough.

The victim, a 28-year-old woman, was threatened by a man who demanded she hand over the keys to her car.

She handed them over; however, the robber did not know how to start the car. Leaving empty handed, he ran off towards Chesterfield Road where he got into a black BMW which drove off at speed.

Officers are keen to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed the incident – in particular anyone with dashcam footage is asked to download the video and keep it securely for an officer to view.

Anyone with information should contact the force using one of the below methods – in any correspondence please include reference number: 19*224657.

  • Facebook – send a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary
  • Twitter – direct message the contact centre on @DerPolContact
  • Website – complete the online contact form derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.
  • Phone – call 101.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.

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