Masked raider threatens shop worker at knifepoint

Police issued these CCTV images from the store
12 Nov 2020 @ 8.14 pm
| Crime

A raider wearing camouflage gear held up a York shop worker at knifepoint.

Police have issued CCTV stills of a man they would like to identify following the robbery at Costcutter, Wain’s Road, York.

It happened at 9.55pm on Sunday, 25 October and involved a unknown masked male.

The suspect entered the shop, threatened a member of staff with a knife and stole cash from the till.

The man stole cash from the till
Do you have any information that could help police?

The suspect spoke with a local accent and was wearing a very distinctive camouflage coat with a peaked cap hood.

No one was hurt during the incident.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police.

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Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC Neil Lancey
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email PC Lancey here
Quote reference number 12200187743