Two men rob Northamptonshire village shop at gunpoint

Two men have robbed a Northamptonshire village shop at gunpoint.

Thursday, 1st March 2018, 5:44 pm
Updated Thursday, 1st March 2018, 5:50 pm

The men confronted and threatened staff with a gun and demanded cash at the shop in The Green, Nether Heyford, at about 5.30am this morning (March 1).

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The staff were then taken into the back of the shop, alongside a delivery driver, and the robbers made off with the money.

A Northamptonshire Police spokesman said: "Both offenders were black men. One was large set and wore a blue padded jacket, grey bottoms, white trainers and a black hoody. The second wore a green hat, green coat and black bottoms."

Witnesses or anyone with information about the incident can call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.