Staff member threatened with knife and tied up during Co-op robbery in Boston
A member of staff has been threatened with a knife and tied up during a robbery at a Co-op store in Boston.
Police were called to the shop in Skirbeck Road shortly after 6am on Saturday following a report of a robbery in which a large quantity of cash was stolen.
A 22-year-old man who was arrested soon after has been eliminated from police enquiries and released without further action.
Police are appealing for any witnesses who were in the vicinity early on Saturday morning and who may have witnessed the offender approaching or leaving the store.
Anyone with information should contact DC Remy Simon by dialling the non-emergency number 101, or calling Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.