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Basildon: Armed Robbery CCTV Released
Police in Basildon have issued CCTV pictures of two young men wanted in connection with attempting to rob a store in Whitmore Way in Basildon.
Police in Basildon have issued CCTV pix of two young men wanted in connection with an attempt to rob a store in Whitmore Way in Basildon.
The incident happened at 3.40pm on Monday, June 4th when the two entered the convenience store are threatened the cashier with a knife.
However, they were then chased out of the store by staff and nothing was taken.
The suspect with the knife is described as teenage - 20 years old, medium build, 6ft tall wearing a dark grey/green jacket with a hood, black sports bottoms.
The second is a shorter, black man of muscular build wearing a balaclava, black sleeveless jacket with a long sleeved black top underneath and carrying a white and red drawstring bag on this back.
Anyone with any information about their identities is asked to contact Dc Nick May at the Serious Crime team at Basildon on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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