Armed robbery in Ossett

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AN ARMED gang threatened staff at a shop with a gun before making off with cash and cigarettes.

The three robbers wearing hooded tops walked in to Sainsburys on South Parade, Ossett, at 10.30pm on Friday.

Detectives said one was armed with a handgun but no-one was injured.

The first suspect was described as 6ft tall and of medium build. He was wearing black tights over his face and glasses.

Another suspect was wearing dark clothes.

Anyone with information should contact DC James Hughes at Wakefield CID on the non-emergency number 101.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.