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CCTV of terrifying moment robber threatens woman with machete

3 masked men came into the store in Clayton shortly before closing time and while one stayed next to the door to keep guard, the other 2 men, one armed with a machete and the other with a hammer, ran into the restaurant.

It happened on Tuesday 5 November 2013 at the Subway store on Ashton New Road.

Two of the men surrounded the 25-year-old woman and demanded she give them cash or they would hurt her. One of the men raised the machete above his head towards her as he shouted at her.

The offenders stole cash before running out of the shop towards Seymour Road South.

Teenager stabbed in Greater Manchester

A teenage boy was stabbed in the back and his friend robbed in Clayton. The 17-year-old escaped with a small knife wound after he was attacked on Iredine Street at about 5.45pm on 31 October.

He and two friends were on their way to the shops on Ashton New Road when they were confronted by two men. The two men followed them and then snatched one of the boy's mobile phone. One of the offenders then stabbed the 17-year-old boy with a knife, before running off.

The boy was treated in hospital for his injuries.


Full report: Police offer £50,000 cash in murder hunt

Officers from the Greater Manchester force are offering their largest ever reward for information that leads to the arrest two men wanted in connection with a gun and grenade attack that left a father dead.

The two men are 29-year-old Dale Cregan or 33-year-old Anthony Wilkinson.

Police believe they could still be in the Greater Manchester area. They are both wanted after David Short was killed at his Clayton home.

Dale Cregan is also wanted in connection with the murder of David's son, at a pub just a few months earlier.

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