Did you see knife-point robbery at Bedford convenience store?

Police appeal for witnesses after an aggravated robbery in Bedford

By Holly Patel
Friday, 22nd January 2021, 5:10 pm
Updated Friday, 22nd January 2021, 5:14 pm

Police are investigating after a convenience store in Bedford was robbed at knife point.

At approximately 6.20pm on Wednesday, January 20, a man produced a knife and forced entry behind the counter area at the McColl’s store in Avon Drive and took money from the till.

The suspect is described as a white man, around 30-years-old and wearing a blue ‘puffa’ style jacket, grey trousers, black trainers and a pink bandana or hat.


DS Melissa Cunningham, investigating the case, said: “This incident has left the victim and colleagues very shaken and we are keen to catch those responsible.

“We would like to hear from anyone who may have been in the area at that time and has any information that could help us establish who the offender is.”

If you have any information that could help investigators please use our online reporting tool or call 101 and quote reference number 40/3205/21.

You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.