Police are appealing for information after a robbery at the Coral Bookmakers on Fabian Road, Eston, on Saturday (June 27).

Two men in dark clothing and with their faces covered went into the betting shop at 3.15pm, threatened the female staff and stole an amount of cash before making off.

The women were uninjured but left very shaken.

Anyone who was in the area at the time and who may have seen these two men, or who has private CCTV or dashcam footage which could help inquiries, is asked to contact DC Garrett via the 101 number, quoting Event 103713.

If you don’t want to speak to police, please consider passing information anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers via its website www.crimestoppers-uk.org or by phoning them on 0800 555 111.