CCTV issued after attempted knifepoint robbery at shop

CCTV images of a man police want to speak to in connection with a robbery in Bury St Edmunds Picture

CCTV images of a man police want to speak to in connection with a robbery in Bury St Edmunds Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

Police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with an attempted robbery in Bury St Edmunds.

CCTV images of a man police want to speak to in connection with a robbery in Bury St Edmunds Picture

CCTV images of a man police want to speak to in connection with a robbery in Bury St Edmunds Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

Officers were called to the incident, at Hardwick Convenience Store in Home Farm Lane, at around 8.15pm last Friday.

According to police, a man who was in possession of a knife entered the shop and demanded cash be placed in a bag.

The suspect left after being told there was not much cash available and was also denied lottery scratch cards.

No items were stolen.


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Now detectives want to speak to the man depicted in the CCTV images in connection with the incident.

He was dressed in all black, including a black hat, black snood or scarf covering his face, a black leather jacket, black trousers and dark coloured shoes. He was also carrying a black leather satchel bag.

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Anyone who recognises the man or has information should call Suffolk police on 101 quoting reference number 37/11186/20.

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