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Knifepoint robbery - Plymouth

Alert message sent 11/04/2019 14:13:00

Information sent on behalf of Devon and Cornwall Police

Police appeal to locate the suspect who is at large.

Police are currently responding to a live incident, following a knifepoint robbery in Plymouth today (11 April).

The incident took place at Dunnets Local Convenience Store on Saunders Walk, in Plymouth just before Midday when a man entered the store and threatened the shop worker with a knife.

He demanded tobacco as well attempting to gain access to the till before fleeing the store; the shop worker was unharmed.

The suspect had his face partially covered and is described as a white male, aged 18-21, skinny build, light curly hair. He was wearing a grey full zip hooded top, hood up with a black baseball cap worn underneath, black coloured jogging bottom, grey adidas trainers and carrying a large black rucksack with a white lined pattern on it. 

Police are appealing to the public to report any sightings matching the above in the Plymouth area. 

If you have seen the suspect or have any information that can assist with our enquiries, please call 999 quoting log number 387 for 11 April.

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Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

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