Armed robbery at Hoyland Post Office – did you see anything?

Date published: 03 January 2019 11:58
Dated: 03 January 2019 08:15:28

Police are investigating reports of an armed robbery at a Post Office in Hoyland last week, where a substantial sum of money was taken.

At around 5.30pm on Friday 28 December, it is reported that two men with their faces covered entered the Post Office inside the Co-op on Hoyland Road, Hoyland.

The suspects are reported to have threatened staff with crowbars, before taking a substantial amount of cash from within the safe.

One of the men is believed to have left the store via the main entrance, the other is believed to have left via a fire exit.

Both are believed to have run down Central Street and through the Saville Court complex towards the Queen Street/Tinker Lane area.

An investigation is underway and officers have been at the scene carrying out initial enquiries.

Police have released CCTV stills of the incident and are keen to hear from any witnesses or anyone who may hold information.

Did you see anything? Please call 101 quoting crime reference number 14/188493/18. You can also give information to Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555 111.

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