North West Wales

Helicopter search for Llandudno bookmaker robbery suspect

Police helicopter

A man is being hunted by police helicopter in Conwy county after a robbery at a bookmakers.

The man entered William Hill Bookmakers on Gloddaeth Street in Llandudno just before 09:30 BST on Monday. His face was concealed by a bandanna.

Police said he threatened staff, demanded money and left with cash.

North Wales Police said the bookmaker had been cordoned off and a police helicopter was searching the area.

The suspect has been described as white with a tanned complexion, between 5ft 3in (160cm) and 5ft 5in (165cm), of slight build and in his early to mid 20s.

He was wearing a blue hooded top, dark blue tracksuit bottoms, black trainers and a dark green bandanna with an emblem or motif on it.

He was last seen heading towards the junction with Chapel Street.

Anyone with information has been asked to contact police on 101.

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