Police are hunting two men who last night (Sat) failed in their attempt to rob Taylor’s Food Store, Dodge Holme Drive, Mixenden, Halifax,
They entered the shop at 7.55 pm and threatened staff and demanded money.
But, staff forced the would-be robbers outside and no money was taken.
Both men were white and in their 20s, one was 6ft tall of medium build and spoke with a local accent and wore a dark hoodie.
The other was 5ft 8in and of an athletic build. He wore a grey top and both men wore face coverings.
No weapons were seen.
Anyone with information shold contact Calderdale CID on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.