Thames Valley Police – ‘APPEAL for Witnesses’

On Sunday 1st March 2020, at 11:50pm, a man carrying an iron bar entered the Esso garage on the Oxford Road, Bodicote, and demanded money from the safe.

The man walked behind the counter and hit the till with the iron bar before leaving the store on foot with a small quantity of cash and a couple of packets of cigarettes.

The offender is described as a white man, in his mid-fifties, who spoke with an English accent. He was wearing a dark Adidas hooded top with white stripes down the sleeves, black shorts, fingerless gloves and black trainers with white tongues. His face was covered with a scarf during the offence.

If you were in the area at the time, have any dash cam footage or have any other information that could assist the Police with their investigations please call 101 quoting reference number ‘43200071106’.

Alternatively a report can be made online via the Thames Valley Police website – https://www.thamesvalley.police.uk/ or you can contact the independent charity CrimeStoppers, anonymously, via their website – https://crimestoppers-uk.org/ or by calling 0800 555 111.