Police are appealing for information following an incident at a Huthwaite shop this morning, Friday 23rd August, in which a shopkeeper was threatened.
Two masked men went into Huthwaite News ion Main Street shortly after 7am and made the threats to the owner.
An altercation ensued and the suspects then fled empty handed.
One was wearing a mask, the other had a hooded top obscuring his face.
It was thought that they ran off along Market Street. The shopkeeper sustained a minor cut in the struggle.
Anyone with information is being urged to call police on 101.