Man armed with meat cleaver robs Bury Road Gosport’s first store

Man armed with meat cleaver robs Bury Road Gosport’s first store
Man armed with meat cleaver robs Bury Road Gosport’s first store

A MAN armed with a meat cleaver and a crossbow stole cigarettes and cash from a store.

Police are investigating after a robbery around 6am on August 30.

A man walked into the Premier store on Bury Road in Gosport and threatened a member of staff with a crossbow and a meat cleaver.

The man fled the scene with cash and cigarettes worth £160.

Officers released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak with about the incident.

He wore black Nike sneakers, dark blue jeans, a black hat with a white round logo, a gray winter jacket, black glasses with white sides and a blue mask.

A Hampshire Police spokesperson said: “If you have seen this man in the area or know who he is, please call us on 101, quoting 44220353537.

“You can also contact independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their anonymous online form at”

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