Police release e-fit of Armley car jacking suspect


Detectives investigating a robbery in Armley have released an Efit of a man they would like to speak to.

The incident occurred on Monday morning (January 1) around 7am when a man in his sixties was sat in his red Nissan Qashqai registration YG67 MMA in Elsworth Terrace, when a man opened the door and pulled him from it.

As reported earlier this week, the suspect left the scene in the Qashqai, which was later found with fire damage at the rear of Ley Lane.

The victim suffered slash wounds to both his hands in the incident and required hospital treatment.

The suspect is described as an Asian male, and of skinny build, around 5ft 7ins tall and was wearing a grey zip-up hooded top.

Anyone who can identify the person in the Efit or witnessed the incident or the vehicle being set alight is asked to contact the Leeds District Crime Team on 101 quoting crime reference number 13180000563.

Information can also be given anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.


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