11/05/2016 Redcar and Cleveland

Appeal for Witnesses Following an Attempted Robbery in Sainburys in Bankfields, Eston

Police are appealing for information after a man entered Sainburys shop on Bankfields Road in Bankfields, Eston, and ...

... reportedly threatened staff with a knife before making off empty handed.

The incident occurred on Saturday 7th May at around 7:45pm and at this time, there were numerous customers in the shop. Police would like those people to come forward as they may be able to assist with enquiries.

A 17-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of robbery and has been released on bail pending further enquires.

No one was injured in the incident.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact Detective Constable Nicky Moore on the non-emergency number 101, Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.