Two held up at knife point in West Norfolk

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Published by Grace Mcgachy
1:39pm 10th January 2019. (Updated at 1:46pm 10th January 2019)

Two people were held up at knifepoint in West Norfolk.

The first incident happened at JD Sports in Lynn High Street in King's Lynn at around 9:55am this morning (10th Jan).

A man walked into the shop and threatened a woman that worked there, he stole trainers, gloves and clothing.


Shortly before 10.30am officers were called to Lynn Road in Downham Market after a man was robbed at knifepoint at a petrol station.

The suspect stole the victim's car, a red Vauxhall Corsa registration RA12 TGU, during the incident.

Police are currently searching for the vehicle and anyone who sees the car should not approach the driver and call police immediately on 999.

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No one was injured in either incident although victims and witnesses have been left shaken.

Anyone with information should contact King's Lynn CID on 101.

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