Man with firearm threatens Cash for Gold manager in Bradford and steals thousands

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A man armed with what police believe was a firearm burst into a shop in Bradford and threatened the manager yesterday.

The robber escaped from thousands of pounds from the Cash for Gold store on James Street.

He made off along James Street and onto James’ Gate.

He was described as white, around 30-years-old, tall, slim and wore black gloves, a black scarf and a blue jacket with the hood up.

He was also carrying a blue JD Sports carrier bag.

The store manager was not hurt during the robbery.

Any witnesses or anyone with information about the robbery, at 1.20pm, is asked to contact Bradford South CID on 01274 376 596 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.