appeal for witnesses after robbery at Burnham petrol station
have appealed for witnesses after a robbery saw cash stolen from
petrol station in Burnham-On-Sea in a late night raid on Monday
Officers investigating the incident say they are keen to hear
from anyone who saw the two
men entering or leaving the Esso garage in Burnham Road at 11.25pm.
men threatened a cashier then seized a quantity of cash from a
till before fleeing. Staff raised the alarm and police were quickly
on scene and a police helicopter flew above the site.
spokesman Craig Evry told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "At about 11.25pm
on Monday, two men went into the TCS Viscount garage in Burnham
Road and stole a quantity of money from a till. There was a shop
assistant in the garage at the time, who was shaken but unharmed."
men had their faces partially covered. They were both white. One
was described as medium build, around 6ft, in his twenties, while
the second was in his early twenties, around 5ft 7ins and of skinny
anyone saw or heard anything suspicious in the area, or has information
which could assist the inquiry, please call us via 101 and quote
log number 9193/15."
The scenes at the petrol station in Burnham on Tuesday