Police appeal after delivery van is stolen after ‘nasty attack’ on driver in Woodthorpe

 Police appeal after delivery van is stolen after ‘nasty attack’ on driver in Woodthorpe
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Police have launched an investigation after a van was stolen following a ‘nasty attack’ on a delivery driver in Woodthorpe.

Detectives believe three men were involved in the incident in Coronation Road, off Woodthorpe Drive at around 4.35pm on Friday (August 28). Three men are believed to have been behind the attack.

Detective Sergeant Luke Todd said: “This was a nasty attack where a delivery driver has been targeted for the goods in his van.

“The victim suffered a wound to his head which was treated in hospital but luckily wasn’t as serious as it could have been.

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Police are investigating the incident

“The van is described as dark coloured Vauxhall panel van.

“We are keen to hear from anyone who might have seen anything suspicious in the area or who might have dash-cam footage that could help.

“It is unacceptable to target a delivery driver as he goes about his job and we won’t tolerate it in Nottinghamshire.”

If you did see anything suspicious or have any information that could help, please call us on 101 quoting incident 472 of 28 August 2020. You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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