CCTV appeal after armed robbery in Huddersfield

CCTV image of a man Kirklees CID wish to speak to
CCTV image of a man Kirklees CID wish to speak to

Detectives in Huddersfield have released in image of a man they wish to speak to in relation to robbery at a newsagents.

The robbery took place at Top News, on Colne Road, Huddersfield at around 3.30am on October 25 when the suspect - who was armed with a knife and gun - entered the shop and threatened two male members of staff, forcing one to fill a bag with around £50 in cash.

Neither victim was injured during the incident.

The suspect was described as a fat white man, around 5ft 4ins and in his late 20s or early 30s.

He had a local accent and was wearing a dark coloured top with a Tiger’s face print and the numbers ‘1953’ on the front.

Anyone who recognises the man in the image is asked to contact the Kirklees Robbery Team via 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.