Police in Bridgend are appealing for information following an armed robbery which happened at the Co-Op store on Victoria Street, Pontycymer.
At just after 6am, on Monday, 16th November two men wearing balaclavas, armed with a crow bar and a hammer, confronted the manager of the store at the side entrance to the shop.
The manager - and two other shop workers - were tied up, and the two men demanded to know where the shop’s safe was kept.
Over £2000 in cash was stolen by the men, along with cigarettes and scratch cards. A cash register hard drive was also taken.
Anyone with information is asked to call 101.