2 , 2017
woman threatened with knife at town cashpoint
Police have launched an investigation following an incident in which
a woman was threatened with a knife at a cashpoint in the town centre.
say that at approximately 6.30pm on Friday evening (June 30th),
a lady walked towards a cashpoint at Lloyd's Bank in Burnham's College
Street with the plan to withdraw some money.
she was approached by a man holding a knife, who allegedly threatened
her and demanded money.
man fled from the street after a member of the public stepped in
and Police were quickly called to the scene.
spokesman said: "Were investigating following an attempted
robbery in Burnham-On-Sea at approximately 6.30pm on Friday (June
man threatened a woman with a knife and demanded money from her
outside a cashpoint in College Street. A member of the public intervened
and the offender fled the scene empty handed. Enquiries are ongoing."
with information should call Burnham-On-Sea Police on 101.