Two teenagers arrested after threatening delivery driver at knifepoint

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A delivery driver was threatened with a knife during a robbery in Ipswich.

The incident took place on Wednesday, September 2 at about 8pm at Sallows Close.

The victim, a delivery driver aged in his 20s, arrived at a property to deliver food to the address.

A man approached the victim, took the food and then produced a knife demanding money from him.

The victim gave the suspect £20. He was unhurt in the incident.


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Officers subsequently arrested two teenagers, a 19 year old man and an 18 year old man, on suspicion of robbery.

They were taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre where they remain.

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Anyone who has knowledge of the incident or saw any suspicious activity should contact Ipswich CID on 101 quoting crime reference 37/51140/20.

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