Police appeal after robbery in Tideswell

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a robbery in Tideswell.

On Thursday, June 7 a woman driving a black Volkswagen Polo pulled over in a small layby on the A623 between Peak Forest and the crossroads with Manchester Road.

As she pulled over two men in a grey Vauxhall Astra parked behind her. A man approached her and demanded money. Money was handed over and the men drove off.

The man was described as white, 5ft 6ins tall, of a stocky build with short ginger hair and acne on his face.

Police would like to speak to the driver of a small red car that was seen to drive past at the time the woman pulled over. Also if anyone saw a grey Vauxhall Astra driving erratically in the area please call Buxton CID using the non-emergency number 101.

To report crime anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.