Arrest after armed robbery at Beeston jewellers

Officers have today arrested a man in connection with an armed robbery at a Beeston jewellers.

We were called to a report of a robbery at the Onyx Goldsmith store in High Road just after 3pm on 30 January 2019.

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A man entered the store with what was believed to be a small handgun and demanded staff to hand over jewellery. He left the store with a quantity of jewellery.

No shots were fired during the incident and no-one was hurt although staff members were left very shaken.

A 46-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery and remains in police custody.

Incident Number: 000509-30012019