Four masked armed robbers raid shop

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FOUR masked robbers wielding knives and crow bars raided a shop in Loscoe.

Police are appealing for witnesses following the robbery on Monday, July 9, at 9.55pm.

Four men wearing balaclavas entered the Spar Supermarket on Heanor Road carrying knives and crow bars.

The men jumped over the counter and forced open the till with a crowbar. Cash and cigarettes were stolen. No-one was injured during the incident.

The men then left the scene and drove off towards Heanor in a light coloured Citroen Xsara.

All of the offenders were described as white wearing dark clothing.

One of the men was wearing a purple Adidas jacket with stripes down the sleeve and a lighter coloured stripe across the chest.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Amber Valley CID using the non-emergency number 101. To report crime anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.