Police hunt for two men after Prestatyn pub robbery

Two men armed with a knife and a crowbar have threatened staff before robbing a pub during the early hours.

The two men struck at the Clwydian in Prestatyn, Denbighshire, shortly after midnight as staff cleared up.

One, with a knife, ordered staff into the office, and the second robber entered the office and took money from the safe and the till trays.

They escaped through the beer garden and on to Church Lane, and North Wales Police are appealing for information.

No-one was injured.

The first robber is described as 6ft 1in - 6ft 3in (1.85m - 1.90m), stocky, and wore a light-coloured hooded top with darker coloured bottoms and trainers and a black balaclava.

The second was about 6ft 3in (1.90m), had dark clothing and white trainers and wore a white balaclava.

Police are appealing for anyone who saw two men matching similar description in the vicinity of Prestatyn between 0000 BST and 0200 BST.

Anyone with information can contact Det Sgt Halford at St Asaph CID on 0845 6071001 (Welsh language line) 0845 6071002 (English language line), 101 if in Wales, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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