CCTV released after knife-point robbery in Peterborough shop

Do you recognise this man?

Do you recognise this man?

CCTV images of a man police would like to speak to in connection with a knife-point robbery in a Peterborough shop, have been released.

At about 10.30am on Tuesday, May 31, a man entered the store in Lincoln Road, Millfield, and bought a drink.

Do you recognise this man?

Do you recognise this man?

He returned a short while later, holding a knife and made demands for money. The victim, a woman who was working in the shop, grabbed the phone and called police, with the offender leaving empty handed.

Detective Constable Liam Sweeney, from the Peterborough Robbery Squad, said: “This was a really frightening ordeal for the victim, thankfully she was not hurt and managed to call us straight away.

“I would urge anyone who recognises the man in the CCTV images to contact us.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.