Police seal off town centre street after
robbery on amusement arcade
sealed off a street in the centre of Burnham-On-Sea late on Friday
night, November 11th, after an armed robbery at an amusement arcade.
officers told Burnham-On-Sea.com they were investigating reports
that a staff member at the amusement arcade beneath Shakers night
club in the High Street had been threatened by a man wielding
a knife shortly after 10pm.
suspect - who police described as wearing jeans and a dark coloured
top - was believed to have run away along neighbouring Adam Street
with a large amount of cash.
Street was sealed off and traffic redirected along Burnham High
Street, as pictured above, while officers with sniffer dogs scoured
the area. The street was later re-opened.
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