Police at scene of armed robbery at Hunmanby Post Office

Police were called at 9.39am Saturday 15 July 2017 to reports of a robbery at the Post Office on Bridlington Street in Hunmanby.

A man, thought to be armed with a gun, threatened staff and made off with approximately £350. Post Office staff were left shaken but unharmed.

The man, thought to be in his 20’s was wearing a hat and scarf. He was seen to get into the driver’s side of a grey Nissan car, possibly a Micra or Qashqai and drive off in the direction of Bridlington.

The search for the man is ongoing and a full investigation has been launched.

Any witnesses, or anyone with information which may help the investigation is asked to contact police on 101, select option 1 and speak to the Force Control Room.

Police are particularly wanting to speak to any residents or business owners in the Bridlington Street area, who may have captured the incident on CCTV.

Please quote reference 12170123935.

Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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