Thieves target Sheffield takeaways

Thieves have targeted two takeaways located in the same area of Sheffield in the space of two days, police have confirmed.
Thieves have targeted two takeaways located in the same area of Sheffield in the space of two days, police have confirmed.

Thieves have targeted two takeaways located in the same area of Sheffield in the space of two days, police have confirmed.

Burglars attempted to break into a takeaway business located in Market Street, Woodhouse.

This took place between 8pm on Thursday and 10.20am yesterday morning.

A police spokesman said: "A rear door to the premise was forced but thankfully no entry was gained."

Then, between 7.45pm and 7.48pm, burglars struck at a takeaway in Beighton Road, Woodhouse.

Police say males on a motorbike attended and attempted to steal the cash till.

A spokesman said: "Thankfully this was dropped and recovered by staff."

It is not yet known whether the two incidents are believed to be linked.