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Last Updated: Friday, 1 June 2007, 08:08 GMT 09:08 UK
Staff threatened by armed robber
Staff at a bookmakers have been threatened by a masked gunman in an armed robbery in Northamptonshire.

A man armed with a handgun and wearing a woollen hat and a scarf over his face entered Ladbrokes, in Brackley High Street, and demanded cash.

The gunman, described as aged in his 40s or 50s, is thought to have been waiting around outside the premises before the incident, police said.

No one was injured in the robbery which took place on Thursday evening.




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