Appeal after attempted robbery in Nuneaton

August 10, 2015

WARWICKSHIRE Police are appealing for witnesses following an attempted robbery in Nuneaton

Warwickshire Police have released images of two men seen on CCTV around the time of an attempted robbery at Cashino Gaming on Abbey Street in Nuneaton. The incident occurred between 4:05am and 4:10am on Sunday 7th June.

During the incident staff were threatened and the suspects, one of whom was carrying a bladed weapon, demanded money, however nothing was taken and no one was injured. Following the incident, the suspects were spotted running along the main road, past a derelict pub and then turning right in the direction of Dillon Court.

One of the men was carrying a black rucksack with ‘Nike’ written on it. He is thought to be between 5′ 8″-5’9″ tall and of a slim build. His face was almost entirely covered by light coloured fabric. He also was described as wearing a black top, black jogging bottoms and white high-top trainers.

The second man was of a similar height and also of a slim build. His face was covered with black fabric and he was wearing a black top, and black jogging bottoms. He wore distinctive black footwear that had white toe caps and white laces.

Anybody who saw men matching these descriptions or who may have information to support the investigation is advised to call police on 101 quoting incident reference number 73 of Sunday 7th June.

Alternatively, information can also be given anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or by visiting their  website.

Nuneaton Robbery CCTV