Manchester

Security guards threatened at gunpoint in Cheadle

Armed robbers have threatened security guards who were making a cash delivery to a post office in Greater Manchester.

Two masked men, carrying handguns, burst into the store in Old Rectory Gardens in Cheadle, Stockport, at 0930 BST, police said.

No-one was injured but police are investigating reports that the robbers fired shots.

The men, described as wearing balaclavas and dark clothing, stole a large amount of cash.

Anyone with any information should contact Greater Manchester Police.

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