News

CCTV appeal after Fleetwood robbery

Monday, February 22, 2021

Do you recognise this man? He is wanted by police in connection with a robbery in Fleetwood. 

Around 9.30pm on Friday (February 19) a man entered the One Stop shop in Lindel Road with a knife.

The man threatened to harm the shop worker, a woman in her 60s, demanding money from the till.

The victim opened the till with the offender making off from the scene with a quantity of cash.

Following investigation, we want to identify this man (pictured).

He is described as 5ft 8in tall, wearing a royal blue North Face hoody with distinctive red markings, black trousers and black trainers. His face was covered by a light coloured beanie hat with eye holes and a facemask. He was also wearing gloves.

Det Con Cherie Hall, of Blackpool CID, said: “This was a shocking and worrying incident which left the victim very shaken.

“We know someone in the Fleetwood area will recognise this individual.

“Please come forward and contact police if you can help.”

Anyone with information can call 101 or email [email protected] quoting log 1552 of February 19.


Rate this page