Make Barnsley Chronicle My Home Page Close
Share this story

Armed robber targets convenience store

By Mike Cotton, Town Reporter Tuesday 5th August 2014

AN ARMED robber made off with the contents of the till from a Barnsley convenience store after threatening staff with a gun.


Detectives are now investigating the robbery which took place on Lorne Road, Thurnscoe at about 2pm on August 1 (Friday.)


The man robber escaped with the cash from the register - he's described as white, in his 20s and was wearing a distinctive beige/green coloured, oversized, camouflage coat.

Anyone with information should contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident 566 of Friday 1 August.

Alternatively people can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

CommentsClick here to add a comment...
There are no comments on this story yet.