A member of staff was assaulted in an ‘extremely frightening’ robbery at an off-licence in Nuneaton.
The A&A Off Licence in College Street was targeted yesterday afternoon (July 15).
Police have confirmed a man walked into the store and assaulted a member of staff.
He then caused damage to the shop and stole a quantity of cash.
Detective Sergeant Paul Sartoris from Nuneaton Serious and Complex Crime Team said: “This was undoubtedly an extremely frightening incident for staff at the shop.
“I believe there were people in the area at the time and if anyone saw anything suspicious, no matter how small, I would urge them to get in touch.”
Police Dog KOKO found the discarded cash till approximately 1km away from the newsagents with some of the contents inside.
Now police want anyone who saw the suspect in the area to come forward.
Anyone with any information should call Warwickshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 249 of July 15.
Details can also be passed on to police via the independent charity Crimestoppers, which is free to call from a landline and confidential, on 0800 555 111.
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