Two men aged 21 and 22, have been arrested today on suspicion of robbery on Edward Street in Kirkby-in-Ashfield following an incident that took place around 4:10pm on 26 January.
A woman reported that two men pulled up along side her and exited a car, approaching her and making threats before taking her phone and bank card.
Nottinghamshire Polices Detective Sergeant Jamie Moore said: “We take such incidents extremely seriously and we would reassure people that officers are dedicated to investigating reports of robbery and tackling this across the county.”
“This is a positive update in our investigation into this incident”
– Detective Sergeant Moore
“This is a positive update in our investigation into this incident, which was extremely frightening for the woman”, DS Moore added.
The two men remain in custody with DS Moore adding: “We continue our enquiries into what happened yesterday and welcome any information which could help our investigation.”
Anyone who witnessed the incident is urged to contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101, quoting incident 403 of 26 January 2021