Shop robbed at knifepoint

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Police are appealing for information after a man wielding a knife robbed a Derry shop.

Police say the shop in Great James Street was robbed last night (Feb. 12).

“It was reported at around 6.40pm that a man entered the shop, produced a knife and demanded money from a staff member,” a PSNI spokesman says.

“A sum of money was handed over and the man then made off on foot along the Lower Road. The man was reported to have been wearing a burgundy coloured hooded top and jeans. There were no reports of any injuries.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Police on 0845 600 8000 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111