Car abandoned in Scrooby linked to Bawtry robbery


A car abandoned in Scrooby is being linked to a robbery in Bawtry.

At 9.40am on Wednesday 12th June, police received reports of a robbery at Robinsons of Bawtry on South Parade.

Officers believe that four men entered the shop and stole a large amount of designer clothing. One of the men was believed to have been carrying a knife.

The four men are believed to have left the scene in a beige Renault Laguna, registration plate S679 RKG, which is believed to been recently purchased from Batley, West Yorkshire.

The car was then later found abandoned in Scrooby.

Anyone with information is urged to contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 283 of the 12 June 2013 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.