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Knife robbery in Great Yarmouth cemetery

PUBLISHED: 12:12 02 March 2011 | UPDATED: 16:09 02 March 2011

A MAN walking through a Great Yarmouth cemetery was robbed of nearly £100 and threatened with a knife.

The robbery on Monday, February 21, took place between 11.45am and 11.55am when the victim was walking on the site of St Nicholas Church. As the 33-year-old man approached the East Road entrance he was approached by five men wearing scarves and sunglasses, grabbed and threatened with a knife. Another of the men then stole £95 from the victim’s pocket. Afterwards, the group fled towards East Road.

Contact DC Holly Beevis on 0845 456 4567 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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