Arrest of man in connection with Great Harwood attempted armed robbery
A man has been arrested in connection with an attempted armed robbery in Great Harwood.
A police spokesman said: "We were called at around 1pm on Saturday, June 8, to reports a man had entered Coral Bookmakers on Queen Street.
"The man was holding a knife and made demands for money.
"No money was handed over.
"A 39-year-old man from Manchester was arrested last night (June 26) on suspicion of robbery. He is currently in police custody.
"Thanks to everyone who shared our appeal."