Rotherham robbery: CCTV image released

Police have released this CCTV image of one of the men they want to talk to Credit: South Yorkshire Police

Police investigating an alleged attempted robbery at Coral Bookmakers in Rotherham have released a CCTV image.

The alleged incident is believed to have occurred at around 1.40pm on Sunday, 10 March 2013, at the premises on Oakes Lane, Kimberworth Park, Rotherham.

It is believed that two white men wearing dark clothing and black balaclavas, one being armed with a gun, entered the bookmakers and made demands to the employees to open the safe and the tills before stealing £790 and making their escape.

The first man is described as being around 5ft 8ins and slim build, with the second man being shorter and also of a slim build.

Anyone with any information should contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 832 of 26 February 2013.