Two arrested after armed robbery in Alfreton

Police have arrested two men under suspicion of robbery after a raid at an Alfreton bookmakers.

Tuesday, 11th February 2014, 8:44 am
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The raid happened at Ladbrokes, on Nottingham Road, Alfreton, about 5.20pm, on Sunday, February 9.

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Derbyshire Constabulary said police responded to a report that two men armed with a knife had entered the bookmakers and threatened staff and customers before taking some cash from a till.

Police confirmed a 30-year-old man, from Langley Mill, and a 35-year-old man have been arrested and investigations are continuing.

Witnesses are urged to call Derbyshire Constabulary on 101.