Armed raid on off-licence

ARMED robbers stole cash and cigarettes from an off-licence in Bury St Edmunds today.Two men wearing balaclavas entered Unwins Wine Merchants in Eastgate Street brandishing what was thought to be a sawn-off shotgun and a knife.

ARMED robbers stole cash and cigarettes from an off-licence in Bury St Edmunds today.

Two men wearing balaclavas entered Unwins Wine Merchants in Eastgate Street brandishing what was thought to be a sawn-off shotgun and a knife.

The robbers escaped on foot at around 3pm and no one was injured during the raid.

Anyone with any information is asked to call police on 01284 774100 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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