Armed robbery in Cheltenham

Armed police are searching for two men who used a handgun to rob a newsagents in Cheltenham.

It happened earlier this afternoon at the store in Alma Road. The police helicopter is currently being used in the search. Detectives are appealing for help in finding the men, who've been described as white. The police say the handgun was not fired and no one was injured.

Alma Road, Cheltenham Credit: ITV News West Country