Police investigating possible armed robbery

POLICE are investigating a robbery at a jeweller s in Stevenage Old Town this afternoon (Friday). Police were called to Van Kloof on the High Street just after 1.15pm. It is believed two men entered the shop, while a third remained outside in a vehicle. T

POLICE are investigating a robbery at a jeweller's in Stevenage Old Town this afternoon (Friday).

Police were called to Van Kloof on the High Street just after 1.15pm.

It is believed two men entered the shop, while a third remained outside in a vehicle.

The men threatened a member of staff before making off with a number of items of jewellery.

Police are currently investigating reports that a gun was involved in the incident.

It is believed that no one was injured.

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The police helicopter was used as part of a search for the offenders.

Enquires are in their early stages and officers are working to establish the full circumstances of the incident.

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