North West Wales

Police hunt Llandudno building society raiders

Police at Llandudno
Image caption Police were called to the scene in Mostyn Street after 19:45 GMT on Wednesday

Police are hunting three masked men who forced their way into a seaside building society building.

Officer have confirmed that the raiders made off with an unspecified amount of cash from the Nationwide branch in Llandudno, Conwy.

Emergency services were called after the break-in was spotted by a member of the public at about 19:45 GMT on Wednesday.

A black Audi getaway car was later found burnt out in Craig y Don.

"Thankfully no one was harmed during this serious incident. I am now appealing for the public's help so we can bring these offenders to justice," said Det Insp Michael Isaacs.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact North Wales Police.

Image caption Scenes of crime investigators at the scene of the incident
Image caption The area was cordoned off on Wednesday evening

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