OFFICERS in Barnsley have released an e-fit of a man they would like to speak to after a woman was reportedly threatened with a knife in Wombwell earlier this month.

At 11pm, on Saturday August 8, a 25-year-old woman was walking along Summer Lane, approaching the junction with Cemetery Road, when she was approached by a man - it is alleged that he threatened her with a knife and said ‘get down here or I will stab you’.

A spokesperson for South Yorkshire Police said: “The woman has since been working officers to create and e-fit of a man we would like to trace in connection with the incident.

“He is described as white, in his 30s, tall, slim build with a dark beard and eyebrows.

“He was wearing a khaki hoody and dark joggers at the time.”

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If you are able to help identify the man, or have any information which could assist the enquires, contact 101 quoting incident number 1170 of August 8.