Police investigate daylight robbery at post office near Burnham
have begun an investigation following a daylight robbery at a
post office near Burnham-On-Sea on Friday (July 13th) - the second
men entered Lympsham Post Office and demanded cash from staff
before fleeing with an unknown quantity of cash.
were called to the scene in Lympsham Road soon after 2.30pm, as
pictrured here, and they sealed off the area for several hours
while their investigations began.
spokeswoman Cath Foster told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "I can confirm
there was a robbery at the post office in which two men entered
the premises, demanded money and made off in a vehicle."
added that nobody was hurt in the incident, although the staff
were understandably shaken by the incident - which is the second
is the second time the post office has been raided this year.
A previous incident occurred in February, which we reported here.
have appealed for anyone with information about either incident
to get in touch with them via the non-emergency number 101.