Police are investigating an incident of robbery at the McColl’s store on Harrington Road, Workington.
The offender entered the shop before 11pm last night (November 2) before reportedly pointing a knife at two staff members. The offender then left the shop with a small amount of money and tobacco heading towards Northumberland Street
The offender is described as a white male, between 5ft 7ins and 5ft 10ins and of medium / stocky build.
No injuries were reported in the incident. Enquiries are ongoing.
Anyone with information or anyone who witnessed this incident is asked to contact the West Cumbria Crime and Safeguarding team on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting log 259 of the 2nd November.