PICTURE: Man threatened couple and tried to steal car outside Doncaster McDonald's

The e-fit of the man.
The e-fit of the man.

A Doncaster man threatened a terrified couple in a McDonald's car park and demanded they give him their car.

The incident happened at the McDonald's car park in Thorne Road near Sandall Park when a man approached a couple and demanded they opened their car door saying he wanted to take the vehicle.

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The man made further threats to the 24-year-old man and 19-year-old woman but no-one was injured.

Detectives have now released an e-fit picture of the man they are tracing in relation to the incident, which happened on Sunday, July 15, at 12.15am.

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A South Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "The man, who spoke with a local accent and is described as carrying a yellow River Island bag, then left the area with another woman and the couple drove off.

"As detectives continue with their enquiries, they have now released an e-fit image, and are asking anyone who thinks they know who the man could be to get in touch.

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"If you think you know who he is, or have any information about the incident, please call 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 quoting incident number 11 of 15 July 2018."