Norwich: Knife Robbery at Shop

31 July 2012, 06:00

Police are appealing for information following a robbery that took place in Norwich yesterday.

At about 2.30pm a man entered the C & B store on Aylsham Road with a knife and demanded cash from the till.

He was described as white, about five foot ten to five foot eleven inches tall, of medium to stocky build and was wearing dark grey jeans. He also wore an orange fluorescent jacket with black lettering on the back and a black scarf. 

He took money from the till and then made off in the direction of Junction Road and Shorncliffe Avenue. No one was hurt in the incident.

Enquiries to locate the offender are on-going and officers are looking at any links between other robberies that have taken place recently. 

Anyone who witnessed the incident, saw a man matching the description given or has knowledge of the crime should contact Bethel Street CID in Norwich on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.