Did You Witness A Robbery In Bolton?

Did You Witness A Robbery In Bolton?


Wednesday 21st Aug 2019


Did you witness a robbery in Bolton?  

Officers are appealing for information after Doffs Supermarket on Chorley Old Road in Smithills was robbed on Wednesday 6 February 2019. 

Around 9.30pm, a man – armed with a knife and a metal bar – entered the store and threatened members of staff whilst demanding cash from the till. 

Thankfully no-one was injured during the robbery, but staff members were left understandably shaken. 

The offender fled on foot with the stolen cash and is described as a white man, of slim build, and around 5ft 8ins tall. He was wearing a black balaclava at the time of the robbery. 

Anyone who has any information about the robbery should call police on 0161 856 5757 quoting incident number 2138 of 06/02/19. 

Details can also be passed on anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.