Police issue CCTV footage after robbery at Huddersfield shop

Police have issued CCTV images of a man they are trying to trace following a robbery in Huddersfield.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 11th April 2018, 11:00 am
Updated Wednesday, 11th April 2018, 11:06 am

Officers were called to the Corner Cash Convenience Store, in Riddings Road, Deighton, at about 2.40pm on April 5.

Two men entered the shop and one of them bought a number of items before leaving.

But one of the men then returned with a can of lager, which his friend bought, and demanded a refund.

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When the shopkeeper refused, he became aggressive and threatened to damage the premises.

He then leaned over the counter and stole the till before fleeing.

The offender is described as a black man, of medium build with short, black hair.

He was wearing grey tracksuit bottoms, a blue T-shirt and a grey zip-up hooded top.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Kirklees CID via 101, quoting crime reference number 13180159640.