Men make off with several hundreds of pounds in knife-point robbery at Coral in Stoke Park Drive, Ipswich

Stoke Park Drive, Ipswich

Stoke Park Drive, Ipswich

Two men wearing motorcycle helmets demanded money from staff at knife-point at a betting shop in Ipswich last night.

Police were called at around 9pm to Coral in Stoke Park Drive. The men went into the premises and jumped over the counter before threatening staff. No one was hurt but several hundreds of pounds were stolen.

The first man is described as around 6ft 4in to 6ft 5in tall, of lean build and as having a local accent. He is described as wearing a red motocross helmet with white marks on the top and sides. He was wearing a black Nike tracksuit top with white stripes down the arms, blue jeans, black/grey trainers, blue gloves and had a black Nike backpack.

The second man is described as around 5ft 6in tall, of stocky build, and wearing a black jacket and motorcycle helmet.

Anyone with information should police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.