Staff shocked as Co-op hit by armed robbers
Knife-wielding thieves made off with cash and cigarettes but left employees unharmed in raid
A gang of four men stormed into the shop in Bells Hill Green on Monday August 1 at around 9.40pm.
They stole cash and cigarettes before leaving. No one was hurt during the armed robbery.
The men were all wearing dark clothing and had their faces covered. The man with the knife was wearing a blue top.
Police are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.
Investigating officer Det Sgt Tracey Benham, based at Aylesbury police station, said: “We are conducting a thorough investigation into this incident and we are pursuing a number of leads.
“It was very fortunate that nobody was injured during this robbery and obviously the members of staff are distressed by this incident.
“We are appealing for anyone who has any information about this incident, or who saw anything suspicious in the area at the time, to contact police via the 24 hour non emergency number 101.”
If you do not want to speak directly to the police contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.