CCTV appeal following robbery and fraud in Kingswood

Police are appealing for the public’s help to identify two men as part of their ongoing investigation into a robbery and fraud offence in Kingswood.

Officers believe the men will be able to aid their enquiries into the incidents which happened last month.

The first man is described as black, slim and approximately 6ft 2in. He is seen wearing a black jacket, red hoodie, dark trousers and a face covering. He is shown carrying a backpack. The second man is described as black, slim and was wearing grey hooded jumper and dark grey trousers.

Police say that on Thursday 21st September at 7.15pm, an unknown man entered the convenience store on Hanham Road and demanded money from staff while holding a bladed article. He was unsuccessful in opening the till but made off with a bag.

Later that same day at around 7.45pm, a second unknown man entered a similar shop in Regent Street, attempting to pay with some bank cards.

If you recognise either of the men, contact 101 and quote reference 5223230817.