CCTV images released following petrol station robbery

Tuesday, 19th January 2021

DETECTIVES from Staffordshire Police have issued CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with a robbery at a petrol station near Lichfield.

An investigation is currently underway after the robbery at the Shell garage on the A38 Southbound at Fradley at around 1630 GMT on Sunday 17 January.

It’s reported a man entered the store before threatening staff and demanding cash. It’s then believed he made off on foot towards Fradley.

He was described as white, skinny, about 5’6” – 5’7” tall, wearing a green parker-style coat and a black scarf or mask covering the lower part of his face.

Fortunately, no staff were harmed during the incident.

CCTV footage of the man responsible for the robbery.

CCTV footage of the man responsible for the robbery.

A man matching the description of the suspect was seen on Fradley Lane, in the area close to the bridge over the A38, shortly before the incident occurred.

CCTV footage of the man responsible for the robbery.

Police have released these stills of the man responsible for the robbery.

You can pass information to Staffordshire Police by calling 101, via their website or via their Facebook or Twitter pages quoting incident number 499 of 17 January.

You can also report information about crime by contacting the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

Here at Tamworth Informed, we want to say a huge thank you to all NHS Staff, Care Workers, Emergency Service Workers, Shop Staff and anyone else helping to keep us safe, healthy, fed, watered or connected to vital services during this difficult of the 3rd National Lockdown. Please stay safe and look after each other.

On 4 January the Prime Minister announced that England was to enter a National Lockdown, meaning that we should all stay at home. 

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> You must stay at home to protect the NHS and save lives.
> You must not leave your home unless necessary.
> Stay 2 metres apart from anyone not in your household or bubble.

Find out more information about COVID-19 on the NHS 111 website here