Knifepoint robbery at Barkly News in Beeston

Police in Leeds are appealing for information after a knifepoint robbery at a shop in Beeston.

The incident happened at 8:15pm last night (Friday 15 December 2023) at Barkly News, on Barkly Road.

Detectives are appealing for anyone with information or anyone who may have CCTV footage which shows the direction the suspect ran after the incident to make contact.

It is believed the suspect ran on Barkly Road in the direction of Old Lane but may have taken any of the nearby side streets.

Contact West Yorkshire Police by calling 101 or go online at quoting reference 13230692098.

Alternatively, call independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Shop CCTV of the robber


This post is based on a press release issued by West Yorkshire Police


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