Doncaster detectives release e-fit in bid to find armed robbery suspect

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Officers have released this E-fit of a man they would like to speak to regarding an armed robbery in Balby.

An appeal was issued last week following the incident, that occurred at around 7.25pm on Sunday, 11 October, at Bargain Booze on Balby Road.


NDFP Armed Robbery, Bargain Beers, Balby Road Hexthorpe

NDFP Armed Robbery, Bargain Beers, Balby Road Hexthorpe

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A man entered the store and pointed the knife at the 47-year-old shop assistant.

He demanded that she opened the till before pushing her towards the till whilst holding the knife towards her back.

He then stole a quantity of cash before leaving the store.

The offender is described as white with a tanned complexion, around 5ft 8ins and of stocky build. He was wearing a black jacket and an item of clothing which covered the bottom half of his face.

Were you in the area at the time? Did you see anything suspicious? Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, quoting incident number 965 of October 11 2015.