Norfolk

Man held over Holt attempted bank robbery

  • 22 August 2014
  • From the section Norfolk
The High Street in Holt
Police said a man, who appeared to have a gun, threatened staff and demanded money at TSB in the High Street, Holt

A 48-year-old man has been arrested in connection with an attempted robbery at a bank in Holt in Norfolk.

Police said a man, who appeared to have a gun, threatened staff and demanded money at TSB in the High Street at 15:00 BST on Thursday.

He fled empty-handed after a cashier refused to give him anything.

Police said a man, from the north Norfolk area, was arrested shortly after 17:00 BST after he handed himself in at Norwich police station.

He is in police custody awaiting interview.

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