Armed robbery at Subway

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AN ARMED robber stole cash from a sandwich shop in Wigan.

At about 7.45pm on Tuesday, the robber, who was wearing a crash helmet, entered the Subway store on Ormskirk Road, Pemberton.

The offender threatened two members of staff with a bat before jumping over the counter and looting the till.

He then ran off towards Woodford Street.

The robber is described as white, of slim build, wearing a black bomber jacket and blue crash helmet with white detail.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 0161 8567259, or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.