CCTV APPEAL: Robbery in central Blackpool

Police are appealing for information after a man had nearly £200 worth of cash stolen during a robbery.

Monday, 20th March 2017, 10:45 am
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:59 am
Police would like to speak to this man
Police would like to speak to this man

The incident happened at a property on Reads Avenue in Blackpool on March 7, say police.

A spokesman added: "A man threatened a 22-year-old victim and made off with around £190 in cash."

In a CCTV appeal to the Blackpool Police facebook page Danny Farrell of Blackpool CID said: "I am investigating a robbery incident which happened on Reads Avenue.

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"This CCTV image has been obtained from a nearby shop as we think the man shown may be able to help us.

"I appreciate the quality is not the best but if anyone can identify the man shown please contact Blackpool Police on 101 quoting crime reference WA1703742."