Police seek two men in connection with knife-point robbery in Tilbury

Essex Police have released CCTV images of two men they are seeking in connection with a knife point robbery at a shop in Tilbury on Wednesday (11 April).

At around 6.05am two men walked into Dods newsagents in Broadway and threatened a member of staff with knives. As one of the suspects demanded cash the other pushed over a display on the shop counter, however both left empty handed.

The first suspect has been described as being white, 5ft 8ins and of an average build and the second suspect has been described as being white, 5ft 10ins and of an average build.

Officers attended the scene armed with a Taser but were unable to locate the men described.

Anyone who has information or CCTV and dashcam footage at around the time of the incident is asked to contact Dc Edward Gosling at Grays CID quoting crime reference 42/49119/18 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.