Tees

Saltburn shop owner threatened by knife-wielding robber

A man carrying a knife has robbed a Teesside shop, police have said.

Staff in the store on the High Street in Lingdale, Saltburn where threatened with the weapon before the man ran off with cash and cigarettes.

No-one was injured in the incident, which happened shortly after 06.15 BST on Saturday.

Cleveland Police has appealed for witnesses and said the man was wearing a dark hooded jacket, dark tracksuit bottoms and dark trainers.

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