A large quantity of cash is believed to have been stolen in an alleged armed robbery in Lowestoft. 

A person is reported to have entered Pammy's, in Beresford Road, between 11.45am and 11.55am on Sunday. 

It is believed they threatened a shop worker with a knife. 

They fled the scene with a large quantity of cash stolen in a bag.

The shop worker remains shaken but unharmed.

A spokesperson for Suffolk police said: "The suspect is described as wearing all black clothing and was last seen heading towards Love Road."

"Police are keen to speak to any witnesses who may have been in the area, anyone who may have seen suspicious activity in the area, or anyone living in the area with CCTV or doorbell cameras."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Suffolk police quoting reference: 37/27754/23.