Have you seen this man? Appeal to trace wanted man after armed robber holds up Stevenage and Letchworth bookmakers for £3,500

Ken Kwezi, 18, is wanted in connection with armed robberies at bookmakers in Letchworth and Stevenag

Ken Kwezi, 18, is wanted in connection with armed robberies at bookmakers in Letchworth and Stevenage. - Credit: Archant

A man is wanted in connection with two armed robberies where £3,500 was stolen from Stevenage and Letchworth bookmakers – and officers have today appealed to the public to help trace him.

Officers want to talk to Ken Kwezi, 18, in connection with a robbery at Coral in Southfields, Letchworth, on the evening of Friday, February 18, and another at Stevenage’s town centre Paddy Power the next evening.

In both cases a member of staff was threatened with a knife. About £500 was taken in the Letchworth incident, while the Stevenage shop had up to £3,000 stolen.

Ken Kwezi’s last known address was Butler Way in Kempston, but he has links to Stevenage and may have travelled to Rushden in Northamptonshire.

Anyone who has seen him or knows of his whereabouts should contact police on 101.

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