Search

Police search for man that sounds like Arnold Schwarzenegger after Brentwood knifepoint robbery

12:09 30 April 2013

Essex Police are searching for a man that sounds like Arnold Schwarzenegger after a knifepoint robbery in Brentwood.

Essex Police are searching for a man that sounds like Arnold Schwarzenegger after a knifepoint robbery in Brentwood.

Archant

Police are looking for a man that sounds like Arnold Schwarznegger who robbed a woman at knifepoint.

The woman, 43, was on the pathway between Seven Arches Road and Ingrave Road at about 1.15pm on Saturday, April 27, when she was approached by the robber from behind.

He tried to snatch her handbag and when she struggled he pulled out a knife and threatened her until she handed over a three figure sum of cash. Police said the woman, who is local to the Brentwood area, was uninjured.

The man is described as white, aged 21 to 40, 5ft 6ins tall and had square, angular features.

He had short, brown hair and wore a grey sweat top, blue jeans and dirty trainers.

He also had an eastern European accent and is described as speaking like Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Anyone with information should call DC David Marsden at Loughton CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

0 comments

Latest Romford News Stories

Robbers stole money and assaulted a cashier from a newsagents in Fairview Avenue, Rainham. Picture: Google Maps

Robbers fled the scene on a motorbike after they stole cash from a newsagents and assaulted a cashier.

12:08
Alfie and Andy inside the club's training complex.

West Ham manager Slaven Bilic lived up to his ‘Super Slav’ nickname after giving a young Hammers fan a day he will never forget.

A member of the emergency services at the scene of an explosion at a building in Hornchurch. Picture: PA Wire/PA Images/Victoria Jones

The two men who were arrested in connection with the explosion at a Hornchurch block of flats have been bailed.

07:00
Doctors are urging the government to scrap diesel cars, especially in London boroughs like Havering. Picture: PA.

Almost a third of cars in the borough run on diesel and are contributing to a ‘health emergency’, according to health leaders.

Drivers on the Night Tube are being balloted for strike action Picture: Katie Collins/ PA Images

Drivers on the Night Tube will be balloted for strike action in a dispute over pay and career progression.

Yesterday, 12:00
60-years-ago

A look back at the biggest local stories from this day 20, 40 and 60 years ago.

Saturday, February 18, 2017
Cheryl Cable and Clare Kelly are walking a total of 600,000 steps in February to raise money for the Havering Association for People with Disabilities

Charity supporters have pledged to walk hundreds of miles in aid of a disabled charity close to their hearts.

Saturday, February 18, 2017
Hackney Colliery Band with leader Steve Pretty in the foreground, holding a megaphone. Picture: Aidan Harris

This week, leader of the Hackney Colliery Band Steve Pretty, which performed at Queen’s Theatre this month, shares his top 10 favourite tunes.

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read news

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

News from your area

WW100

Click on the banner above for full coverage of the centenary commemorations of the outbreak of the First World War.

Competitions

Are you in need of a new kitchen? Try our competition and you could win a brand new one!

Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.

MyOffers H&M Competition

Who wouldn’t love the chance to go on a shopping spree. Imagine being able to walk into a shop and choose whatever your heart desires without having to worry about how much it costs.

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Romford Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now