Attempted robbery in Dunston

03 Nov 2016 10:00 AM

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Police are appealing for information after an attempted robbery in Gateshead.

At 7:02am on Thursday, November 3, a man entered the Jet garage on Dunston Road and demanded that the staff member hand over money.

He then punched the staff member before fleeing the premises empty handed.

He is believed to be over 6ft tall, of slim build and had a gaunt face. He was wearing a blue coloured coat with his hood up and made off on a bike.

Officers are in the area carrying out enquiries and anyone who saw anything is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 128 03/11/16.


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