Peterborough shop targeted by robbers for second time in a week

Police are investigating a robbery at a shop in Parnwell this morning, the second such incident at the shop in a week.

Wednesday, 4th April 2018, 12:49 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th April 2018, 12:50 pm
One Stop in Parnwell - stock image

Officers were called at about 7.45am today, Wednesday April 4, to One Stop in the Parnwell Centre.

A man with his face covered entered the shop and is believed to have made off with some cash, although it is not known how much at this stage.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting incident 75 of 4 April.

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Police are also investigating a robbery at the same premises on Friday March 30.

At about 7.45am two men entered the shop. One went behind the till and took a handful or tobacco packs.

When challenged, the man pulled out a knife. No one was injured.

Anyone with information please call police on 101 quoting reference CF0167870318.

A police spokeswoman said officers were keeping an open mind as to whether the five robberies were linked.