Tayside and Central Scotland

Tayside Police investigating Dundee shop robbery

Dens road superstore
Image caption A man made off with a sum of cash after threatening a staff member at the Dens Road Superstore

Detectives in Dundee are appealing for information following a robbery at a corner shop in the east of the city.

A member of staff was threatened by a man at the Dens Road Superstore at 11.10 on Friday morning.

The man, who was wearing a dark-coloured hooded top and tracksuit bottoms, made off with a sum of cash. The female staff member was shaken but was unhurt as a result of the incident.

Tayside Police are keen to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time.

Meanwhile, the force has confirmed that officers investigating a robbery in Dundee's Loons Road at about 13:00 on Friday, 26 October, have charged a 31-year-old Dundee man.

A report has been submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.

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