Scunthorpe

Arrest after attempted armed robbery in Scunthorpe

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A 33-year-old man has been arrested in connection with reports of an attempted armed robbery in Scunthorpe.

As reported previously, the incident happened at a 24 hour shop on Ferry Road on Wednesday, November 30 at around 3.45am.

A member of staff reported the incident to police shortly after a masked man allegedly entered the store carrying a weapon and threatened the staff member for cash.

A man has been arrested in connection with the incident and is currently in police custody as part of ongoing enquiries.

Meanwhile, anyone who has any information about this incident is asked to call Humberside Police on 101 quoting log number 45 of Wednesday, November 30 2016.