Armed robbery at newsagents

A woman was grabbed and threatened with a knife during a robbery at a newsagent's shop in Lowestoft.

A WOMAN was grabbed and threatened with a knife during a robbery at a newsagent's shop in Lowestoft.

The thief entered Joe's Newsagents in Pier Terrace at just after 4pm on Sunday and drew a knife before grabbing the woman by her top. He fled with a small amount of money.

The offender was white, about 6ft tall, of medium build with dark hair. He was wearing a white T-shirt, with a dark coloured logo on both of the sleeves, dark coloured tracksuit bottoms, a light coloured cap and white trainers.

His face was partially covered with a white material and has a large tattoo on his left arm.


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Anyone with any information should contact Lowestoft CID on 01986 835300.

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