Appeal for witnesses after a robbery - Aylesbury
Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a robbery on Buckingham Road, Aylesbury, on Tuesday evening (02/10).
At around 8:40pm the victim, a 22-year-old woman, was sat in the back seat of her car, with her young baby, in the Nisa Local car park on Buckingham Road.
While she was waiting for her husband to return, a man jumped into the driver's seat and threatened her with a knife. He then drove out of the car park, towards the town centre, erratically and at speed.
The victim hit him around his head and he stopped the car in the middle of the road, by the Whaddon Chase junction and ran off along Whaddon Chase.
The victim's car is a white Seat Leon on a '15' registration plate.
Detective Constable Carolyn Bailey, based at Aylesbury police station, said: "The victim wasn't injured, but was left shaken after this incident.
" I am keen to speak to anyone that might have seen the incident, or may have seen the offender running away from the car.
"If you were in the area around the time of the incident and have a dashcam I would ask you to please review the footage it to see if anything has been captured.
" If you have to wait for someone in your car we would advise you to lock the vehicle and remove the keys from the ignition."
If you have any information about this crime please call the 24 hour non-emergency number 101, quoting reference ‘43180301140’ or visit Thames Valley Police
If you don't want to speak to the police you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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