16/02/2017 Middlesbrough

Appeal For Witnesses Following An Armed Robbery At Sainsburys On Crescent Road

Police are appealing for information after a Sainsburys Store on Crescent Road in Middlesbrough was robbed.


The incident occurred at 06:30am on Tuesday 7th February when a man walked into the shop with a knife and threatened a member of staff to hand over money from the till and then he left the store and headed towards Parliament Road.

The suspect made off with hundreds of pounds from the till.

The man responsible is described as wearing a grey hooded top with the hood up and a multi coloured scarf over his face.

Any witnesses are asked to contact PC Jonny Christie from Cleveland Police on the non-emergency number 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.