Hunt still on for armed gang following robbery at Sheffield Costco store

Investigations are continuing after robbers struck at Costco in Sheffield over the weekend.

A three-strong gang, armed with weapons including a gun, struck at the Parkway Drive store, Darnall, at around 4.40pm on Sunday.

Armed police at Costco. Picture: Robert Scott

Armed police at Costco. Picture: Robert Scott

Video footage of the aftermath of the incident captured the masked men running away from the store and leaving in a blue car.

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South Yorkshire Police said nobody was injured in the raid.

It has not yet been revealed what was stolen.

Armed police at Costco Sheffield. Picture: Robert Scott.

Armed police at Costco Sheffield. Picture: Robert Scott.

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Posting on Facebook, witness Amy Hewitt claimed one of the robbers was armed with a hammer and tried to steal jewellery form the store.

She said: “They were trying to get the jewellery one of them had a hammer trying to smash the glass cabinet.

“Not the best experience I’ve ever had.”

One of the armed men involved in a raid at Costco in Sheffield

One of the armed men involved in a raid at Costco in Sheffield

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Anyone with any information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 622 of April 28.

Crimestoppers can be contacted, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.