BREAKING: Robber caught on camera brandishing knife in Sheffield city centre shop

A robber who held up a shop in Sheffield city centre was captured on camera brandishing a knife.

Wednesday, 4th January 2017, 9:31 am
Updated Monday, 9th January 2017, 12:01 pm
Armed robber caught on camera

The image has now been released by South Yorkshire Police in a bid to track the criminal down.

He struck at Sainsbury's Local in Mortimer Street, close to DFS and The Leadmill, at 10.20pm on Monday, December 5

Cash was taken during the robbery.

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The robber was white, aged 25-30, 6ft tall, unshaven and of a large build.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.