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Robbers threaten assistant during raid at Derbyshire site
10 January, 2020
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Derbyshire Police officers are appealing for information after a member of staff was threatened at a service station store in Dronfield Woodhouse.

Police were called to reports of a robbery at the service station in Stubley Lane, Dronfield Woodhouse, at 5.40am on Tuesday 7 January.

A member of staff was threatened by two men who then stole a number of items from the store.

The member of staff was not physically hurt in the incident.

The two men, who were both wearing dark clothing, are described as:

Man 1 – 5ft 8ins tall, of stocky build, white and in his 40s or 50s.

Man 2 – 5ft 8ins tall, of slimmer build than man 1, white.

The pair left the scene, after stealing a substantial quantity of cigarettes and alcohol, in a dark grey Ford KA.

Detectives are keen to speak to anyone who may have been in the area at the time – in particular anyone with dashcam footage that may have captured the incident.

Anyone with information about the incidents should contact Derbyshire police using any of the below methods, including reference 148-070120:

• Facebook – send a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary

• Twitter – direct message to the contact centre on @DerPolContact

• Website – complete the online contact form www.derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.

• Phone – on 101.

Alternatively they can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.


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