Police appeal to find man wanted in connection with knifepoint robbery at Market Deeping bookies

Lincolnshire police say William Appleyard is wanted in connection with the raid that happened on Monday afternoon

By Stephen Briggs
Friday, 17th June 2022, 3:12 pm

Police have launched an appeal to find a wanted man in connection with a knife point robbery at a bookies in Market Deeping.

A spokesman for Lincolnshire Police said: “The robbery took place at S&D Bookmakers in Market Deeping at about 4pm on 13 June.

“It was alleged that a man entered the bookmakers holding a knife and asked the cashier to hand over cash before making off from the scene.

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William Appleyard

“An unknown quantity of cash was taken. No one was injured and no arrests have been made.”

Lincolnshire Police have now released a picture of 34-year-old William Appleyard, who is wanted in connection with the robbery.

If you know where William is, or can assist Lincolnshire Police with their investigation, please call 101 and quote ref 22000338516, or call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.