Man armed with knife threatens staff at McColl’s in Ramsey before stealing £150

PUBLISHED: 10:33 14 February 2017 | UPDATED: 10:33 14 February 2017

A man armed with a knife threatened staff at McColl's in Ramsey last night before stealing £150. PHOTO Google Maps.

A man armed with a knife threatened staff at McColl's in Ramsey last night before stealing £150. PHOTO Google Maps.

Archant

A man armed with a knife threatened staff at a shop in Ramsey last night before stealing £150.

At about 7.20pm a man entered McColl’s in Great Whyte, holding a knife and made demands for money before leaving with £150 in cash said a police spokesman.

The offender is described as a white man in his mid-30s, about 5’ 5”, wearing a baggy dark grey jumper, baggy light grey jogging bottoms and white trainers.

He was also wearing a light grey hat which was pulled down over his face with eye holes cut in it.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101, quoting incident 489 of the 13th. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org

More news stories

Yesterday, 16:52

One of Cambridgeshire’s most influential business leaders –chamber of commerce chief executive John Bridge – claims that re-opening of the Wisbech to March rail link is a lame duck.

Yesterday, 16:54

The Light Cinema, Wisbech, closed temporarily after what bosses say was a “small fire safety related issue”. It re-opens at 6pm tonight (Saturday)

Yesterday, 14:38

Voters in March get an extra chance to go the ballot box this year following approval for a referendum on a planning document that could revolutionise decision making locally.

Yesterday, 14:34

One of Britain’s biggest trade unions - the GMB – has condemned the 30 per cent pay rise for councillors that Cambridgeshire County Council voted through this week.

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter