CCTV appeal launched following armed robbery in Sheffield

South Yorkshire Police would like to speak to this man Credit: South Yorkshire Police

South Yorkshire Police has released a CCTV image of a man they would like speak to in connection with an armed robbery in Sheffield.

Officers received reports that a 52-year-old man was walking along Arundel Gate at around 2pm on Wednesday 10 June when he was approached by a man claiming to be a police officer.

According to police, he threatened the victim with a knife after he refused to hand over money, before stealing his bag of groceries.

Anyone who recognises the man in the CCTV picture is being asked to contact the police.