Nottingham

Nottingham robber used 'boxer shorts' mask

A robber used bright yellow boxer shorts to cover part of his face during a raid at a Nottingham hairdressers.

He threatened staff and customers at Shades Hairdressers, Alfreton Road, with what was believed to be a firearm and demanded money.

The raider fled with cash and a gold bracelet taken from a customer. No-one was injured during Friday's incident.

The man is described as black, in his 20s, about 5ft 7in tall and of slim to medium build.

Police said he used the boxer shorts to cover the lower part of his face. He also wore a hooded top and dark trousers.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Nottinghamshire Police.

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