Posted: Tue 21st Feb 2017

Saltney Ferry Post Office robbed by two raiders wearing crash helmets

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Tuesday, Feb 21st, 2017

Police have confirmed a robbery took place at Saltney Ferry Post Office this afternoon. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Two offenders wearing crash helmets are believed to have left the area on a motorbike ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

North Wales Police are appealing for witnesses to the offence or anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in the area shortly before the incident that occurred at 5pm. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The Hawarden based police helicopter has been over the area for around 45 minutes. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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One person told Deeside.com “3 or 4 police cars forensics just turning up moped been found abandoned by ewart street police thinking this is the getaway moped” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

North Wales Police Special Inspector Owain Lewis tweeted: ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

“Any suspicious bikes or vehicles leaving area of Saltney towards queensferry… please call 101.” at around 5.13pm. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A comment on our Facebook page says: “Robbery at saltney ferry post office I believe” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Anyone with information please contact North Wales Police by 101 and quote reference V024951. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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