Peterborough shop staff threatened at knife-point during armed robbery

A man threatened Peterborough shop staff with a knife before escaping with £100 in cash last night.

Monday, 27th February 2017, 2:53 pm
Updated Wednesday, 1st March 2017, 8:49 am

Police were called yesterday, Sunday February 26, to reports of a robbery in Paston, Peterborough.

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The incident happened at Tesco Express in Chadburn at about 8pm. A man entered the shop and threatened staff with a knife, before leaving with about £100 in cash.

The suspect is described as a black man aged 21-40, about 5’10” and of a slim build. Investigations are ongoing and no arrests have yet been made.

Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact police on 101 quoting CF0107690217. Alternatively call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.