Police tape off Sheffield shop after men threaten terrified staff with an axe during armed robbery

Police sealed off a Sheffield shop after men armed with an axe and a crow bar stole cigarettes, tobacco and cash.

Thursday, 8th April 2021, 8:21 am

The two men burst into the Nisa Local store on Lowedges Road at around 8.10pm last night (April 7).

Staff members were left terrified as the men threatened them with their weapons before making off with cigarettes, tobacco and cash.

Police taped off the store and are now carrying out enquiries to identify and trace the men involved.

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A cordon of police tape (Photo credit should read NIKLAS HALLE'N/AFP via Getty Images)

Information can be reported through 101 quoting number 915.