Armed robber threatened staff in Notts Spar

Police hunt armed robber
Police hunt armed robber

Police are searching for a robber who threatened staff with a knife before escaping with a quantity cash from a shop in Retford.

Officers investigating the robbery at the Spar shop, London Road, are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.

A man walked into the store) and threatened staff whilst holding a small pen knife at around 10.50pm on Thursday, May 12.

He then fled with a quantity of cash.

It is believed he left the scene on foot and headed in the direction of the Holly Road area

The man is described as white and in his late 30s. He was around 6ft tall, of medium build with dark eyes.

He was wearing a blue sports jacket with the hood up.

Anyone with information is urged to call Nottinghamshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.