A DELIVERY driver has been threatened by two knife-wielding masked men whilst trying to deliver stock to John’s Mini Market, in Newton Aycliffe.

The incident happened at around 3.20am on Friday, September 13, on Neville Parade when the driver was approached by the two men.

The pair demanded stock from him before making off.

The victim did not sustain any injuries.

The first suspect was described as being in his early twenties, white, of large build around 5ft 10in tall.

He was wearing a black ski mask, black hooded top with zip up front, black gloves and dark bottoms.

The second suspect was described as white, of large build, around 5ft 11in tall.

He was also wearing a black ski mask, light grey hooded jumper with white stripes down the arm and black gloves.

Anyone with information in relation to the robbery is asked to call 101 quoting incident number 124 of September 13.

Information can also be passed on to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.