Arrest made in hunt for robbers who threatened staff with a hammer in raid at Coral bookmakers in Herne Bay
PUBLISHED: 14:23 09 November 2017
A 26-year-old man from the town remains in police custody
An arrest has been made in the hunt for robbers who threatened staff with a hammer in a raid at a Coral bookmakers in Herne Bay.
It was reported that at around 8.20pm on Monday, two men walked up to the counter of the business in Fleetwood Avenue, threatened staff and stole cash. The victims were not hurt.
The two robbers were seen leaving the bookmakers along Grand Drive.
A 26-year-old man from the town was arrested on Wednesday and remains in police custody.
Anyone with information about the robbery or who saw anything that may help with the investigation is asked to contact Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting reference ZY/054633/17.
Alternatively contact Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.