Knife-wielding robber slashed at shopkeeper and raided till - The Rugby Observer

Knife-wielding robber slashed at shopkeeper and raided till

Rugby Editorial 25th Sep, 2019   0

A KNIFE-wielding robber slashed at a shopkeeper before stealing cash from the till.

The thief struck at a shop on the Paddox parade in Hillmorton Road between 8pm and 8.20pm yesterday (Tuesday September 24).

He injured the arm of a staff member, forced his way into the till and took cash, before cycling away.

The man is described as wearing black clothing.

Police ask anyone who was in Hillmorton Road at the time or who saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area to call them on 101, quoting incident 435 of September 24, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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