December 12 2013 Latest news:
Friday, October 4, 2013
Police in Tendring are appealing for witnesses following a second armed robbery in Jaywick yesterday evening.
At about 8.20pm two men entered Premier Stores in Broadway, both with their faces covered, and one man threatened staff with a knife. They jumped over the counter before taking the cash till drawer and running off along Rosemary Way.
The men are described as one taller than the other and the shorter man had dark stubble and was described as white, aged 30 to 40 years, wearing a black hat, 5ft 8-10ins tall, and the other man was also white, 6ft tall, of a medium build and wearing dark-coloured jogging bottoms.
Anyone who was in the area and witnessed the incident or has any information about those responsible is asked to contact Dc Phil Terry at Clacton on 101 or via Crimestopppers on 0800 555111.
There was also a robbery at the post office in Beach Way just before 2.30pm yesterday.