Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Tag: robbery

Armed robber sentenced to 42 months

Wrexham Admiral AGC robbery man jailed
A man who robbed an Admiral AGC in Wrexham at knifepoint while wearing a burger wrapper on his face as a disguise has been sentenced to 42 months in prison by Mold Crown Court.

Star Amusements start search for knifepoint robber

Star Amusements arcade robbery Rayleigh CCTV
Thousands of pounds were stolen from Star Amusements in Rayleigh earlier this month, after a man entered the Eastwood Road venue and threatened staff at knifepoint.

Staff left “traumatised” as Fleetwood arcade robbed

Sovereign Gaming Fleetwood robbery
An unidentified robber made off with “a quantity of cash” from Sovereign Gaming in Fleetwood last week, after threatening staff and demanding money.

Police arrest Shipley’s Wrexham robber

Police arrest Shipley's Wrexham robber
North Wales Police have confirmed the arrest of a man thought to be behind an attempted armed robbery at Shipley’s Amusement Arcade in Wrexham.

Caesars Palace hit by bolt-cutting thieves

Carousel Amusements Ceasars Palace arcade robbery CCTV
Caesars Palace arcade in Barry Island was the site of a robbery on 4 July, after two men broke into a Sonic Ballstars cabinet using bolt cutters hidden in a pram

Arcade thieves banned from Norfolk

Pottters Resort Yarmouth thieves banned
Three men arrested for stealing from arcades around Great Yarmouth have been banned from visiting Norfolk or any seaside amusement sites for 15 months by Norwich Crown Court.

Machete wielding robbers target Castle Bingo

Castle Bingo robbery
West Midlands police have launched an appeal for information after two men armed with machetes made off with “a large amount” of cash from Castle Bingo Barnes Hill in Birmingham.

Blackpool Police seek arcade raid thief

Man wanted theft Warwicks Amusements Blackpool
Police in Blackpool are appealing for information after a man broke into Warwicks Amusements in the early hours of 27 February and stole approximately £2,000.

Golden Touch arcade falls victim to aggressive robbery

Golden Touch Southampton robbery
The Golden Touch arcade on Southampton’s Above Bar street has been struck by robbers once again, this time in a frightening raid which saw the staff member

Fruit machine smashed and grabbed in pub robbery

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A Wigan pub saw its fruit machine smashed in a robbery on Monday evening.   A man wearing a mask stole from the machine before reaching into the till for more cash and threatening the landlord. Police are currently appealing for witnesses to trace the man following the raid at the Oak Tree Inn on Belle Green Lane in Ince, Wigan, at...