Northampton

Arrest after Raunds pub robbery

A 26-year-old man has been arrested after a pub was robbed by two men armed with an iron bar.

The robbery took place at the Globe in Raunds at about 2300 BST on Thursday.

The man at the pub was confronted by two men who threatened him and demanded money. The till and safe was opened and cash stolen.

A 26-year-old man from Milton Keynes was arrested in connection with the incident and later released on police bail pending further inquiries.

The two robbers were described as white and wearing black parka jackets. Both spoke with Irish accents.

One was 6ft (1.83m) tall and the other was 5ft 9in (1.75m) tall.

Witnesses to this incident, or anyone with information, is asked to call Northamptonshire Police.

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