Hunt for machete-wielding robbers who targeted Co-op

Detectives are hunting three masked men who robbed a Kippax Co-op last night.

By Leanne Clarke
Wednesday, 2nd March 2022, 2:36 pm

At 9.42pm (Tuesday), police were called to the Co-op, on High Street, after three masked men armed with machetes and bats stole cash from the till and cigarettes.

They left the scene in a stolen silver Hyundai i30 which was found abandoned nearby in Lyndale a short time later.

Leeds District CID are carrying out enquiries into the incident and would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the robbery or saw the car being abandoned.

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Three robbers targeted the Co-op on High Street last night.

Anyone with information is asked to contact officers via 101 quoting crime reference 13220113085 or online via www.westyorkshire.police.uk/101livechatInformation can be given anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.