Shropshire

CCTV appeal over Newport armed robbery

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Media captionPolice said the man made a quick getaway along High Street

CCTV has been released of the moment a man with a handgun stole cash from a building society in Shropshire.

The man, shown wearing a black top, jeans and wraparound sunglasses, is seen threatening a cashier at the Britannia in High Street, Newport, on Saturday morning.

In the raid the man, believed to be in his 30s who is also bald, demanded a carrier bag was filled with cash.

Police said the man made a getaway along High Street.

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