Armed robbery in Northumberland

Police are appealing for information about an armed robbery at the Co-op Store in the precinct in Hadston.

It happened at approximately 10pm yesterday evening.

Two masked men entered the store and threatened staff before stealing a quantity of cash.

Both were armed, one with a handgun and the other a knife, and they left the store on foot and ran towards the estate at the rear.

Police are appealing for any witnesses and anyone with information is asked to contact them on 101 (reference number 1573).