Attempted armed robbery at McColls Convenience Store in Heene Road

Attempted armed robbery at McColls Convenience Store in Heene Road

 

A man tried to rob McColls Convenience Store in  Heene Road, Worthing with a handgun on Saturday February 1st. Police are appealing for witnesses.

The would-be robber  went into the store at 3.40 pm and threatened staff before demanding cash from the till. When he was thwarted by staff he ran off empty-handed out of the shop before getting on a bike.

No one was hurt. The suspect was described as wearing a black jacket, beige combat trousers and he made off on a black BMX bike with green stickers on.

Anyone who has any information should contact police on 101 or email:  101@sussex.pnn.police.uk quoting serial 0955 of February 1st.