Attempted robbery in Castletown
01 Jan 2017 11:00 AM[View Full Size]
Police are appealing for information after an attempted robbery at a shop in Sunderland.
The incident happened on Thursday, December 29 at 5.30am in the morning at the Premier Shop in Ethel Terrace in Castletown. A man went into the shop armed with a golf club and threatened a member of staff.
The member of staff was not injured and the offender made off empty handed.
Officers are carryingout enquiries and appealing for witnesses.
Anyone with information should contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 133 291216 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.