Series of armed robberies suffered in city

Armed robbery at Longwick
Armed robbery at Longwick

FOUR men have been arrested after five armed robberies were carried out over the last couple of months.

The incidents have all taken place since November with the first happening at the Post Office store in Bradwell Road, Bradville on November 18 last year at 10pm.

The second took place at Tesco Express in Old Farm Park on December 16 at about 10.40pm.

The third was at the General Handy Store in Oldbrook on December 17 at 8.50pm.

The fourth was at Handy supermarket in Hodge Lea on January 3 this year and the latest was at the Londis store in Newport Pagnell on January 5. Cashiers were threatened with knives and in some cases what is believed to be a handgun. The men then made off with cigarettes, cash and alcohol. Witnesses can call 08458 505505.