Two arrested after armed robbery in Alfreton

Police have arrested two men under suspicion of robbery after a raid at an Alfreton bookmakers.

News from the police
News from the police

The raid happened at Ladbrokes, on Nottingham Road, Alfreton, about 5.20pm, on Sunday, February 9.

Derbyshire Constabulary said police responded to a report that two men armed with a knife had entered the bookmakers and threatened staff and customers before taking some cash from a till.

Police confirmed a 30-year-old man, from Langley Mill, and a 35-year-old man have been arrested and investigations are continuing.

Witnesses are urged to call Derbyshire Constabulary on 101.