Robbery at Northampton mobile phone shop

Police tape
Police tape

A robber threatened mobile phone shop staff during a raid this afternoon.

The robbery happened at about 12.45pm, when a man entered Carphone Warehouse, The Drapery, Northampton, and threatened staff.

He took four phones from a display before running out of the shop, into the town centre.

The offender is described as white, slim and 5ft 10in to 6ft tall.

He had a pale, gaunt-looking face, with acne.

He was wearing slim-fitting jeans, a jacket and a grey baseball cap.

Witnesses, or anyone with information, should call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.