Man Threatens Shop Worker With Knife

30 November 2010, 05:00 | Updated: 30 November 2010, 11:50

A man has threatened a shop worker with a knife during a robbery in the middle of the day

It happened between 12.45pm and 1pm on Saturday 27th November at Crown Stores on Crown Road in Great Yarmouth

An unknown man entered the store, threatened a member of staff with a knife and demanded the victim hand over cash from the till.

The suspect then went behind the counter and made the same demand but was refused.  He then stole cigarettes from the display and ran out of the shop.

The offender is described as a white male wearing a white hooded jumper with the hood up with a grey and black striped jumper over the top, a blue headscarf and a blue neck scarf.

Police would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or noticed a person matching the description of the suspect in the area around the time of the incident.

Contact DC Gavin Rivett at Great Yarmouth CID on 0845 456 4567 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.