Robbers steal delivery van after asking for directions

A van was stolen from a delivery driver whilst he was was working in Handforth.

Three men in a blue Nissan van approached the victim at the junction of Campden Way and Grangeway to ask for directions at around 4pm on Wednesday 28th December.

On returning to his delivery van, two men from the Nissan van approached him and while taking hold of him they stole the keys to the vehicle and drove away.

The van was later seen by officers abandoned at Heald Green train station.

The driver of the blue Nissan is described as being white, of a slim build and aged in his 20's. He was wearing a black t-shirt and a black winter style hat.

The other man is described as being white, around 5"8 in height with a normal build and aged in his 20's. He was wearing a white/grey hooded jumper with the hood up.

The third man was also wearing a hat.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Cheshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 508 of 28 December.

Information can also be passed on anonymously by calling 0800 555 111.

Handforth, Robberies