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Armed robber targets Coral Racing bookmakers in Luton

An armed robber threatened staff at a bookmakers with a handgun before getting away with an undisclosed amount of money.

The masked man confronted staff at Coral Racing at Marsh Road, Luton.

Bedfordshire Police said the man was believed to have made off through a small car park at the back of the shop and through gardens and alleyways.

Det Con Tom Hamm appealed for anyone with information about the robbery on Friday to contact officers.

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