Police release image of man after “ruthless” shop robbery in Dunstable

Police have released an image of a man wanted in connection with a mobile phone shop robbery in Dunstable.

Shop staff were assaulted in the heist and £25,000 goods were taken.

The drama unfolded at around 1pm on March 8, when three men entered the 3 mobile shop in the Quadrant Shopping Centre.

They assaulted two staff, causing minor injuries, and forced other staff to open the safe and store room.

Around 40 to 50 mobile phones were stolen along with cash from the safe.

The three men then left the shop through the fire exit and were seen to get into a silver Golf, with a registration number of GJ64 HKD.

DC Matt Shepherd said: “This was a ruthless crime with a large value of items stolen. We’re keen to speak to the man pictured in the CCTV images, and we are also appealing for anyone with information to contact us.

“In particular we’d like to speak to anyone who may be able to help us identify the vehicle that the offenders used to leave the scene in.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Shepherd on 101, text 07786 200 011,