Gunman hunted over petrol station raid in Sheffield

A man who brandished a gun during a petrol station raid in Sheffield is on the run this morning.

Friday, 31st May 2019, 5:57 pm

He struck at the BP petrol station at Meadowhead at 1.30am yesterday.

South Yorkshire Police said he threatened the manager with a gun before stealing £100 from the till.

Gunman hunted over petrol station raid in Sheffield

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He then ran from the petrol station across a nearby cricket pitch towards Lowedges.

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A customer chased the suspect in his car but lost sight of him.

The robber was white, tall and wore black clothing, trainers and a balaclava.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident 50 of May 30.