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Appeal to identify man in connection with armed robbery in Croydon

Detectives investigating an armed robbery at a bookmakers in Croydon have released images of a man they want to identify.

The incident happened on 31 October 2021 at around 16:00hrs, when the suspect entered the bookmakers and approached the counter demanding money and pointing a gun at staff.

The man is described as a black male, aged 35-40 with short dark hair, slightly balding.

The suspect left the shop with a quantity of cash.

There were no reported injuries, however one woman was treated for shock by London Ambulance Service.

Any witnesses who haven’t yet spoken to police or anyone with any information is asked to call 101 or contact via twitter @MetCC quoting 5386/31OCT21.

To give information anonymously contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.