Knife used in shop robbery


Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a male armed with a knife robbed a mobile shop in Brookdale Crescent around 8.30pm on February 15.

The robber was wearing a blue hooded top and made off with a sum of cash.

Officers are keen to speak to anyone with information about the incident, particularly a man who spoke to the shop owner shortly after the robbery took place.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact police on 0845 600 8000 or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.