Appeal for information following robbery in Torquay

(Last Updated On: August 15, 2018)

Police have appealed for information following a robbery in Torquay last week.

Money was taken from the Co-op on Walnut Road on Friday 10th August after staff were threatened with a knife and assaulted by two unknown offenders.

The incident took place between 9.20pm and 9.30pm. £300 in cash was taken.

A member of staff who came to intervene was assaulted. He was punched in the face, causing his glasses to break.

The first offender was wearing a blue hoody. The second offender was reported to be wearing a light grey hoody with the hood up and tightened over his face.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information is asked to contact police on quoting CR/072779/18.

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