Staff in shock after robbery attempt

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STAFF at a Co-Op store in Wigan were left stunned and terrified following an attempted robbery.

Two masked men tried to rob security staff as they filled an ATM machine attached to the store in Church Street, Orrell early this morning.

The offenders failed to gain access to the secure area where the security guards were filling the cash machine and drove off in a light blue Ford Focus driven by a third man. It was last seen at the junction of Church Street and Moor Road.

Full story in tomorrow’s (Thursday) Wigan Evening Post ...