Robbery at Lifestyle Express in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after a robbery occurred at Lifestyle Express on Burns Road in Teesville, Middlesbrough.

The incident occurred on Thursday 31st August at 8:50pm when two men entered the shop and threatened one of the staff members with a screwdriver and then stole a quantity of cash.

It is believed the first suspect is described as being a white male with a slight tan, between 5 ft 10” – 6ft tall and he was wearing a navy blue shiny hooded jacket.

The second man is described as being a white male, between 20-25-years-old, of slim build and he was wearing a grey and black hooded top, grey tracksuit bottoms and dark trainers.

Following the robbery the suspects are believed to have left the scene on bikes and they headed towards Grangetown.

Any witnesses or anyone with information regarding the identity of the suspects is asked to contact DC Gareth Davies on the non-emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.