Hove store robbed at knifepoint

Posted On 16 Oct 2018 at 3:20 pm

A Hove convenience store was robbed at knifepoint last night, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Tuesday 16 October).

The force said: “Detectives are searching for a man who carried out a late-evening knifepoint robbery at a convenience shop in Hove.

“At 9.45pm on Monday (15 October) the man entered Tesco Express, in The Droveway, Hove, threatened staff with a knife, took about £2,000 from the tills and ran off.

“Nobody was hurt.

“He is described as white and was wearing dark clothing.”

Detective Constable Scarlett Millar said: “If you were nearby on Monday evening and saw this man or have any other information, please contact us online or by calling 101, quoting serial 1245 of 15/10.

“You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.”

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