Boys, 15 and 12, rob store at knifepoint in Huyton

Two boys, one believed to be as young as 12 and the other thought to be 15, robbed a shop at knifepoint.

Merseyside Police said they threatened staff at the shop in Huyton with knives before escaping with cash and cigarettes on Sunday afternoon.

The raid took place at 15:45 BST at Gentwood Mini Market on Gentwood Parade.

The younger boy wore grey jogging trousers and a green jacket while the older had dark clothing.

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