Man arrested over Gainsborough newsagent robbery
A man has been arrested after staff were threatened with a knife during a robbery at a newsagent in Lincolnshire.
The offender walked into McColls Newsagent in Spital Terrace, Gainsborough, just before 21:50 BST on Wednesday, brandishing the weapon.
He demanded cash from staff and when they refused he went behind the counter and stole tobacco and scratch cards.
Police said a 43-year-old local man was arrested and was being questioned at Lincoln Police Station.