Loscoe robbery - two arrested

Two men have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery in Loscoe.

A 23 year-old man and a 25-year-old were arrested by Nottinghamshire police on Friday and have since been interviewed and released on bail.

It is alleged four men entered the Spar store at the Heanor Road Texaco garage in Loscoe on Monday July 9, just before 10pm, brandishing knives and crowbars.

The robbers are said to have threatened staff before fleeing with cash and cigarettes, and driving off towards Heanor in a light coloured Citroen Xsara.

Anyone with information is urged to call police using the non-emergency number, 101.

To report crime anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.