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Delivery driver's car stolen at knifepoint in Bilston

By Dayna Farrington | Bilston | Crime | Published:

A delivery driver has had his car stolen at knifepoint in Bilston.

The knifepoint robbery took place in Moseley Road, in Bilston. Photo: Google Maps

Two men approached the 68-year-old in Moseley Road at around 6.30pm on Saturday evening.

They threatened him with a knife – before taking his car keys and money, and fleeing in his vehicle.

West Midlands Police officers have now launched an investigation into the robbery and are asking for witnesses to come forward.

A spokesman from West Midlands Police said: "We are investigating after a delivery driver was threatened and had his car and money stolen on Moseley Road, in Bilston, on Saturday.

"At around 6.30pm, the 68-year-old was approached by two men who threatened him with a knife before taking his car keys, money and fleeing the scene in the victims car.

"Fortunately the man was not injured, but left shaken by the incident.

"Enquiries are under way and anyone with information can contact us."

Anyone with information can call West Midlands Police on 101, quoting incident number 20WV/83067J/20.

Alternatively, witnesses can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

Dayna Farrington

By Dayna Farrington
Senior reporter based at Wolverhampton

Reporter for the Express & Star based at Wolverhampton.

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