Man arrested on suspicion of attempted robbery at Old Whittington

Crime
Crime

A 35-YEAR-OLD local man has been arrested following an attempted robbery at the Spar shop on High Street in Old Whittington.

At about 7.40pm last night (September 1) a man went into the shop and threatened staff with a knife. They refused to hand over any money and the man left empty-handed. No-one was injured.

At 9pm police officers arrested a man. He will be questioned today.