Armed robbery in Binley Woods

police tape
police tape

DETECTIVES investigating an armed robbery at a petrol station in Binley Woods are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Police were called to the Murco garage on the A46 eastern bypass at 10.10pm on Wednesday April 20 after three masked males forced their way in by smashing the shop windows with hammers. Two of the males forced the attendant into a rear office and the third stole the cash drawer and contents from the till.

All three wore dark clothing and had their faces covered and made off towards the woods. No one was injured during the incident.

Anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the vicinity of the garage or has information about the identity of the offenders is asked to call DC Vin Dhokia at Rugby CID on 01926 415000 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.