Hunt for sledgehammer raiders

Barclays Bank, Aylsham
Raiders struck at the Barclays Bank in Aylsham Credit: ITV Anglia

Detectives are still hunting for armed robbers who carried out a raid on a Barclays bank in Norfolk.

A group of three or four men, one armed with a sledgehammer forced their way into the branch in Hungate Street in Aylsham and assaulted a member of staff.

Police have said the gang escaped empty-handed.

Detectives are investigating whether a car found burned out near the bank is connected to the robbery.

Barclays Bank, Aylsham
The gang escaped empty-handed Credit: ITV Anglia


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