Two members of staff assaulted during robbery of Northampton store

Police have released an image of a man who they believe may be able to help their investigation into the robbery

By Megan Hillery
Friday, 23rd April 2021, 10:29 am
Updated Friday, 23rd April 2021, 10:30 am

Two members of staff were assaulted after a man entered their Northampton store and forced his way behind the kiosk to steal items, police have reported.

The robbery took place at the Co-op store in Semilong Road at around 10.20am on Tuesday, April 13.

Police have released an image of a man, who they believe may have information about the robbery.

Police want to speak to this man in connection with the robbery.

A spokesperson for Northamptonshire Police said: "Officers investigating the incident believe this man may be able to assist with their enquiries and are appealing for him, or anyone who may recognise him, to get in touch."

Anyone with information is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101 quoting reference number 21000203337 or, alternatively, Crimestoppers can be called anonymously on 0800 555 111.