People asked to remain vigilant after 3rd convenient store attempted robbery in Rhyl & Prestatyn area


LIKE our Facebook and Twitter to keep up to date with the latest from Sound Radio Wales


In the past two weeks three attempted robberies, some armed have been made on convenient stores in Rhyl & Prestatyn.

The first happened on Friday 16th November, when two men entered the store and threatened the staff at Londis convenience store on Ffordd Isa in Prestatyn. The two men left with a quantity of cash in the direction of Prestatyn town centre.

A second incident happened 4 days later in Rhyl on Tuesday 20th November, when a man entered the Bridgegate Store on Bridgegate Road in Rhyl brandishing a knife and demanding money. Fortunately nobody was injured and the offender fled empty handed.

Nine days later on Thursday 29th November a third attempted robbery was made at newsagents on Wellington Road in Rhyl, which a male demanding cash but left empty handed.

North Wales Police have asked members of the community to be vigilant and report any suspicious activity around their local stores.

Anyone who may have any information relating to these incident, or who may have witnessed suspicious activity in the Rhyl or Prestatyn is urged to contact St Asaph CID on 101 or use the live webchat https://www.north-wales.police.uk/contact/live-chat-support . Alternatively call Crimestroppers anonymously on 0800 555111

Do you feel safe in your town after the current spate of robberies in the area ?

 

Comment on Facebook
While you are here, Sound Radio Wales would love your support so we can continue to grow and give the people of North Wales amazing news, audio, video content. Your support will help train people in the community and give them the opportunity to learn amazing new skills in media.