CCTV released after Spar robbery

Police have issued CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in a renewed appeal following a robbery in Padiham last month.

Friday, 20th May 2016, 3:45 pm
Updated Friday, 20th May 2016, 4:51 pm
Police want to speak with this man.

At around 7-10am on Saturday, April 30th, a man went into the Spar store in Padiham Road, jumped over the counter and grabbed the cash as it was being handed over for collection.

He made off on foot with around £6,000 down Middlesex Avenue, towards Sycamore Avenue.

DC Hannah Tofalos, from Burnley CID, said: “Do you recognise the man in the images? We are very keen to speak to him and I would ask anyone who knows him to get in contact with us at their earliest opportunity.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact us on 101 quoting log number 311 of April 30th.

Alternatively Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at