Huddersfield shopkeeper threatened with gun in robbery

A robber brandishing a handgun threatened a shopkeeper at his store in West Yorkshire.

Police said the male suspect, thought to be aged 16 or 17, went to the shop on Cowlersley Lane in Huddersfield at about 1715 GMT on Sunday.

He demanded cash before making off in the direction of Manchester Road. The shopkeeper was unharmed, police said.

Witnesses or anyone with information are being asked to contact West Yorkshire Police.

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