Armed robbery at Worthing betting shop

Armed robbery at Worthing betting shop


Police are appealing to witnesses after an armed robbery at a Worthing betting shop on Monday (March 9th).

Two men, each armed with a handgun, went into Ladbrokes in Rowlands Road at 6.40 pm and demanded cash from the staff member.

One of the men stole about £170 cash from the safe. No one was hurt and the shop was empty at the time.

The first man was wearing a light grey hood and scarf over his face, a black jacket, dark trousers and white trainers and the other man was wearing a black jacket with the hood up.

Detective Constable Jane Mills said: “We are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Please contact police if you saw these men or anyone acting suspiciously in the area.”

Contact or 101 quoting serial 1361 of March 9th.