Robbery at Little Chef near Rugby

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TWO masked men shut a female cafe worker in a freezer before raiding the till and safe.

Police were called to the Little Chef in London Road, Thurlaston, Rugby earlier this morning (Thursday).

At about 6.35am a member of staff at the restaurant reported that two masked men had come in to Little Chef and shut her in the freezer as they stole the till and safe, both containing an amount of cash.

The member of staff was able to force her way out of the freezer. She was in shock but not physically harmed.

Officers investigating the incident would like to hear from anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity involving people or vehicles in the vicinity of the Little Chef.

They are particularly keen to hear of sightings of a blue Peugeot which may have been in the area.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the local investigation team on (01926) 415000.