Police issue warning after armed Sidcup robberies

Police have issued a warning after two muggings in Sidcup over the first couple of days of 2020.

In the early hours of the new year on Knoll Road, a male snatched a women’s handbag & threatened her with a weapon at 1:15am.

A separate incident occurred at Etfield Grove at 2.25am where a male threatened a male & female with a knife whilst demanding their bags.

Courtesy Google. Etfield Grove near Sidcup town centre

Both streets are in close proximity and lead off Sidcup Hill. The suspect is described in both cases as a “white male, aged around 20 wearing a grey hooded top”.

If anyone has any information and could help police can be contacted on 101.

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