Police is appealing for witnesses following a robbery in a Budgens store in the Wolverton area during which staff were threatened.

The appeal follows an incident that happened around 7:40pm on Sunday (06/01), when a man entered the Budgens store on Addington Avenue, threatened a staff member with a knife and demanded money from the till.

The offender stole cash from the till and then left the store.

No-one was injured during the incident.

The offender is described as a black man, he was wearing dark clothing and a camouflage baseball cap.

Investigating officer Detective Constable Ian O’Bryne said, “I am appealing for anyone who may have witnessed this concerning incident or anyone who has any information that may assist with this investigation.

“If you live or work nearby and have CCTV, please review the footage from Sunday evening and get in contact with us if you have anything which could help with the investigation.”

Anyone with any information that could help can assist police using the online form on the Thames Valley Police, or by calling the non-emergency number 101. The case reference number is 43190005222.

Alternatively, people with information can anonymously pass on information by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

People who own or work in a business in the area can find advice on how to protect your business from burglary on the Thames Valley Police website.