Woman robbed while in her car in Tideswell

Police tape
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Police are appealing for witnesses following a robbery in Tideswell.

A woman driving a black Volkswagon Polo pulled over in a small layby on the A623 yesterday between Peak Forest and the crossroads with Manchester Road.

As she pulled over two men in a grey Vauxhall Astra parked behind her.

A man approached her and demanded money.

Money was handed over and the men drove off.

The man was described as white, 5ft 6ins tall, of a stocky build with short ginger hair and acne on his face.

Police would like to speak to the driver of small red car that was seen to drive past at the time the woman pulled over.

Also if anyone saw a grey Vauxhall Astra driving erratically in the area please call Buxton CID using the non–emergency number 101.

To report crime anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.