Two men arrested in Stotfold after armed robbery police chase


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Two men have been arrested in Stotfold this morning after a police chase related to an armed robbery.

It is alleged that two men – brandishing a weapon – held up the Post Office in London Road, Bedford, at about 9.10am and escaped with a quantity of cash.

The men then got into a vehicle which was then spotted heading south on the A6.

Police pursued the vehicle through a number of villages before heading into Stotfold at about 9.40am, when the men got out in Baldock Road and ran through a garden.

The men, aged 25 and 52, were followed by police and arrested a few minutes later.

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Forensic work is continuing at both scenes and house to house enquiries are taking place.

Anyone with information call call Bedfordshire Police on 101, or text information to 07786 200011.

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Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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