Hampshire Constabulary

Three arrested for convenience store robbery in Southampton

Press release   •   Apr 04, 2019 11:28 BST

We were called at 10.34pm on Tuesday 2 April to a report of a robbery at the One Stop store on North East Road Southampton.

Today (April 4), we have arrested three men on suspicion of robbery.

A 26-year-old man, a 25-year-old man and a 22-year-old man all from Southampton are in police custody at this time.

The arrests come after three people with their faces covered entered the store. One was holding a knife and threatened a staff member before stealing the contents of the till and a large amount of cigarettes that were on display.

The cigarettes were put into large, white builder’s bags.

Officers would like to ask anyone with information to call 101 and quote 44190114597.