A hunt has began for 2 armed robbers who swung a machete and hammer at store employees.
The One Cease Store on Linacre Lane, Bootle was focused by robbers at 10.15pm final evening (December 5), they demanded entry to the secure however defiant store employees refused.
The failed robbers fled the store empty handed, heading off in direction of Hawthorne Street. The 2 males then bought right into a darkish Volvo and drove in direction of Walton Vale.
Merseyside Police confirmed no-one was injured and forensic, CCTV and witness enquiries are ongoing and detectives are asking anybody with info to return ahead.
Detective Inspector Tony O’Brien mentioned: “Though no accidents have been induced and this theft failed, all assaults on enterprise premises are taken extraordinarily significantly. Threats and possession of weapons could cause misery and vital psychological impression to those that are focused, and to any witnesses.
“We’re eager to talk to anybody who was contained in the store, together with prospects, and anybody close by who noticed these males appearing suspiciously within the space or working off, to return ahead. We’re decided to determine these males and convey them to justice, and shall be providing reassurance to native companies as we speak.”
Anybody with info is requested to contact @MerPolCC, name 101 with reference 18400056881 or @CrimestoppersUK anonymously on 0800 555 111.