Pharmacy robbed in Elswick

09 Dec 2016 08:31 AM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a robbery in Elswick.

At 8:09pm on Wednesday, December 7, a man entered the Benwell Pharmacy store in Adelaide Terrace.

He threatened the staff members and made off with a small amount of cash.

The man is described as being around 5ft 9ins tall, of medium build, aged in his 20s and was wearing a black jacket with the hood up and grey jogging bottoms.

Enquiries are ongoing into the robbery and anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 1076 09/12/16.

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