Armed police have been seen in Kenilworth this morning attending an armed robbery at a post office.

At around 9am this morning (February 12) a man walked into the store on Moseley Road.

He threatened the staff member with a knife demanding money from the till.

The man then left the shop with the cash.

Fortunately, nobody was injured during the incident but the person has been left shaken.

Enquiries are currently ongoing to locate and identify the man.

A police helicopter was seen over the town this morning, searching for the man.

Detective Sergeant Ollie Deakin from Warwickshire Police CID said: “Thankfully nobody was injured in this incident but this was a frightening experience for the victim.

“We’re keen to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time.”

Anyone with information can call 101 quoting incident 65 of 12 February 2021, or call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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