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Suspect sought for Worthing armed robbery

News   •   Apr 25, 2019 11:18 BST

Police are appealing for witnesses following an armed robbery in Worthing.

A man entered Ladbrokes in Rowlands Road, Worthing around 5.50pm on Wednesday (April 24). He threatened the staff with a knife and stole a sum of money before fleeing the premises towards Shelley Road.

Officers, assisted by the police helicopter, attended the scene and conducted an area search but the suspect was not found.

The suspect is described as white, of slim build and wearing white trousers, a trench coat and a scarf around his face.

If anyone has information to aid the investigation please report online or call 101 quoting reference 1032 of 24/04.

Author: Hannah Butt
REF: SXP54569/2019