Armed raid on a Suffolk post office

THREE men brandishing a handgun threatened a terrified woman at a Suffolk post office tonight.Police have cordoned off Stonham Parva post office following the armed raid just before 5 pm.

By Amanda Cresswell

THREE men brandishing a handgun threatened a terrified woman in a raid on a Suffolk post office tonight.

Police have cordoned off Stonham Parva post office following the armed robbery just before 5 pm.

One of the men was armed with a handgun and the other went behind the counter and demanded cash.


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The robbers fled with an undisclosed amount of money.

No shots were fired and no one was injured in the attack.

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They are described as black, wearing dark clothing, with dark scarves covering part of their faces.

Police are appealing for information on the robbery and asking people who saw anything suspicious in the area of the post office just before 5 pm to telephone Suffolk headquarters on 01473 – 613500.

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