Tayside and Central Scotland

Police appeal over Hilltown shop robbery bid in Dundee

Police are hunting two men who tried to rob a newsagents in Dundee.

The duo entered S and R Newsagents in the Hilltown area at about 07:30 and threatened the female shop assistant.

They demanded money, but fled empty-handed after being disturbed.

Police said one of the men was wearing red or orange overalls, a grey jumper and white trainers.

The second was wearing navy overalls and dark-coloured trainers.

Police have urged anyone with information to come forward.

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