Robber who claimed he had a gun stole cash from Chinese restaurant in Northampton

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A robber who claimed he had a gun stole cash from a Chinese takeaway in Northampton.

The man targeted the Golden Hill restaurant in Whitehills Crescent at about 9pm on Saturday, March 14.

Members of staff were behind the counter when a man entered with his face partially covered.

He implied he was armed with a gun and demanded cash.

The man, who is described as white, then left the restaurant with the money.

Officers investigating the case would like to speak to anyone who was in the area of the restaurant or who may know anything about this incident.

Witnesses, or anyone who knows anything about this incident, can call Northamptonshire Police on 101.

Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at