Gloucestershire Police respond to armed robbery at shop in Cheltenham
5:10pm Wednesday 25th September 2013 in News
POLICE are responding to an armed robbery at a shop in Alma Road in Cheltenham.
At around 3pm on Wednesday, September 25 officers were called to reports that two men wearing black balaclavas had entered the convenience store and asked the member of staff to hand over the money before leaving on foot along Alma Road and onto Windermere Road.
It’s thought that one of the offenders may have been carrying a firearm.
No one was injured in the incident.
It’s not yet known how much money was stolen.
Officers are currently carrying out searches of the area and the police helicopter is being used.
Any witnesses that haven’t yet spoken to officers are urged to all Gloucestershire Police on 101, quoting incident number 240 of September 25.