Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Gunman targets Wincobank off-licence

A masked man armed with a gun with a laser on it robbed an off-licence shop and then threw the till at the owner.

South Yorkshire Police said the man attacked the Newman Off-Licence in Wincobank on Friday night.

Officers said the gun, which may have been an imitation, was pointed at the shop's owner.

The robber, who spoke with a local accent, fled with a quantity of cash towards Barkby Road.

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