Nottingham

Armed robber takes Compton Acres newsagent cash

Cash has been taken from a Nottinghamshire newsagent by a masked armed robber.

The man went into the shop in Compton Acres Shopping Centre, Rugby Road, Compton Acres, on Saturday afternoon.

The offender, described as white and aged between 40 and 50 years old threatened staff with what is believed to be a handgun.

He then ran towards Wilford Lane in West Bridgford. Police have appealed for witnesses.

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