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Appeal following robbery in Harrogate

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a robbery that occurred outside the Co-op on Skipton Road, Harrogate.

Appeal following robbery in Harrogate

It happened outside the Co-op store on Skipton Road, Harrogate at 11.55pm on Thursday 21 March 2019 when a man dressed in dark clothing and wearing a white mask approached another man in the store and demanded money. The victim gave the masked man a small amount of cash, who then made off on foot towards the end of the Co-op car park.

We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

In particular, we are appealing for information about the man in the mask. He was described as approximately 5ft 10″ tall, wearing a black hoodie with white tassels and dark clothing on his bottom half.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC Thornborrow. You can also email Jackie.thornborrow@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12190051491.

Date 26th March 2019.

Contact details:
Jackie Thornborrow - #1190
jackie.thornborrow@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk | 31190
Incident reference:
12190051491
Last modified: March 26, 2019