Taxi driver seriously injured after being threatened at knife point in Hull

A Sheffield woman is trapped inside a building during an ongoing shooting incident at an American university.
A Sheffield woman is trapped inside a building during an ongoing shooting incident at an American university.

A TAXI driver suffered serious injuries to his hands after a passenger threatened him with a knife.

The passenger attacked the driver from behind and demanded money during the incident, which took place shortly before midnight on June 9.

The attacker was picked up from Devon Street in Hull and was driven to Huntingdon Street, close to where the attack took place.

The suspect got out of the car and ran fled the scene.

He is described as white, in his 20s, and was wearing a hoodie zipped up over the lower half of his face and a baseball cap.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Humberside Police on 101.