Armed robbery at Norden Co-op

Date published: 20 September 2018

Three armed robbers stole large quantity of cigarettes and cash from the Co-op store in Norden on Tuesday evening (18 September).

The balaclava-clad men had a machete and an axe, which they used to intimidate staff before making off from the scene.

A spokesman for GMP said: “No one was injured but they took a quantity of cigarettes and cash.

“The men were all wearing dark clothing.

“They then fled on foot and may have gotten into a vehicle.”

Witnesses can call Rochdale CID on 0161 856 8441

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