CCTV footage of man with knife who robbed newsagents

Police are appealing for witnesses following a robbery at a newsagents in Basingstoke.

Moment man with knife takes £200 from newsagents

Video. Police need help from witnesses who may have seen a robbery at a newsagents in Basingstoke.

The robber, who was armed with a knife, walked into the McColl's newsagents in Abbey Street, Popley at 7:30am on Christmas Eve.

He left the shop with £200 in cash and several boxes of cigarettes.

Detective Constab;e Nick Hines said, "This type of incident is relatively rare in Basingstoke. There may have been several people going to work or getting a newspaper at the time of the robbery."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det Con Hines at Basingstoke Police Station on 101.

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