CCTV released after High Street shop targeted in armed robbery

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Beds police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to as part of their enquiries into a robbery in Meppershall. - Credit: Beds Police

A Bedfordshire village store was targeted by an armed robber last weekend, with cash and goods being stolen.

At around 7.20pm on Saturday, December 12, a man entered a shop in High Street, Meppershall and threatened the store worker, showing her a red handled knife he was carrying in his waistband. 

He demanded money before making off towards Shefford with around £700 worth of cash and goods.

Now, Beds Police have issued a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak with in connection with this incident.

PC Shauna Brown investigating said: “This was a scary incident for the store worker and we are keen to hear from anyone who has any information that could assist our enquiries. 


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"We won’t tolerate people inflicting fear for others, especially for their own gain.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police via the online reporting tool at www.bedfordshire.police.uk/report or by calling 101 quoting reference 40/67054/20.

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