Knife man threatens staff in One Stop Shop Aylesbury raid

A knife-wielding man threatened staff during a robbery at a One Stop Shop in Prebendal Farm, Aylesbury.

Shortly before 10pm on Thursday 4 February a man entered the store in Somerville Way carrying a knife. He ordered two members of staff into the office and instructed them to take money from the safe and place it into a white plastic bag with an orange square in the middle.

The man is white, in his mid thirties, clean shaven, 5ft 9ins to 5ft 10ins. He was wearing a

black hooded top with a blue padded jacket with red inside the sleeves over the top, blue jeans, white and black striped running trainers and black leather-looking gloves. He spoke with a local accent.

Investigating officer, Det Con Edward Blackburn, of Force CID based at Aylesbury, said: “I’d like to reassure everyone that we are investigating this fully and would ask anyone who saw anything suspicious to contact us via the Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101.”

If you do not want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

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