Rotherham pizza shop staff threatended with knife in armed robbery

Staff at a Rotherham pizza shop were threatened with a knife during a terrifying armed robbery.

A man entered Domino’s Pizza, on Laughton Road, Dinnington, at around 9.20pm on Tuesday, October 9.

Laughton Road, Dinnington. Picture: Google.

Laughton Road, Dinnington. Picture: Google.

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He demanded cash and threatened staff with a knife but was challenged before leaving empty handed.

The incident comes after a man riding a child’s scooter raided the Salvation Army charity shop on Laughton Road, at around 3.30pm on Monday.

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Theives also drove a car into the entrance of the town’s Tesco supermarket and stole cigarettes, mobile phones and computer games at around 2.05am on Sunday, October 7.

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But detectives said the incidents were not being treated as linked ‘at this time’.

Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting incident 1017 of October 9.