Police appeal following armed robbery at a Co-op store in Witham

Police attended. File picture: LUCY TAYLOR

Police attended. File picture: LUCY TAYLOR

Essex Police are asking anyone with information to come forward after two men with knives stole cash from the till.

Police are appealing for witnesses following a robbery in Spa Road, Witham, shortly after 9.30pm yesterday, Sunday, August 13.

Two men with knives have entered a Co-op store and demanded cash.

The men left on foot after stealing money from the till.

They are described as being of slim build and both were wearing black hooded tops with scarves over their faces.

Anyone with information or who witnessed the incident is asked to contact Braintree CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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