Posted: Mon 9th Apr 2018

Attempted armed robbery at Buckley Spar – Police release CCTV images of suspect

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Monday, Apr 9th, 2018

Police investigating an attempted robbery in Flintshire have released CCTV pictures in a bid to identify the offender. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The offence took place at the Spar in Brunswick Road Buckley on March 31 at around 10.10pm when a man, armed with a pocket knife, entered the shop and demanded money from the till. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

When the shop assistant refused to hand over any cash the suspect left the shop. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

He is described as about 25 years old, of slim build and was wearing black baseball cap which had been moved low over his forehead, black trousers, a dark coloured jacket and a snood around his neck which had been brought up over his nose. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

No one was hurt, but the shop assistant was left distressed by the incident. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Anyone with any information is asked to call 101 and ask to speak to PC Anthony Butlin or email anthony.butlin@nthwales.pnn.police.uk reference W040489. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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