Two men sought after knife point robbery in Tilbury

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ESSEX Police would like to talk to these men in connection with a knife point robbery at a shop in Tilbury on Wednesday, April 11.

At around 6.05am two men walked into Dods newsagents in Broadway armed with knives and threatened a member of staff.

One of the suspects demanded cash while the other pushed over a display on the shop counter.

They both then left the building empty handed.

The first suspect has been described as being white, 5ft 8ins and of an average build and the second suspect has been described as being white, 5ft 10ins and of an average build.

Officers attended the scene armed with a Taser but were unable to locate the men described.

Anyone who has information or CCTV and dashcam footage at around the time of the incident is asked to contact Dc Edward Gosling at Grays CID quoting crime reference 42/49119/18 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

2 Responses to "Two men sought after knife point robbery in Tilbury"

  1. Catching the Bus   April 16, 2018 at 1:26 pm

    Thurrocks out of control. Find them sentence them Jail them. 10 years.

    Thurrock is out of control WAY TOO MUCH Knife crime. Is it just me are are the Conservative government regretting the cuts back to prison and police.

    Jackie Doyle Price soft on Knife crime.

    Come on Courts jail them.

  2. thurrocksgonedownhill   April 16, 2018 at 6:36 pm

    CTB my friend. I couldn’t agree with you more. Other than 10 years hard labour would be a better option. Hopefully that might be too much for them in anycase.

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