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CCTV Pictures Of Chipping Campden Robbery
Police investigating an armed robbery that took place in Chipping Campden during November have issued three CCTV pictures of the man responsible for the raid.
Between 12.45pm and 1pm on the afternoon of Friday November 17 a man entered the Lloyds TSB bank in the High Street, Chipping Campden, and handed the cashier a note.
The note demanded money and stated that the male was in possession of a bomb.
A quantity of cash, in the region of £750, was handed to the offender who then left the bank.
The male is described as white, in his 20s, with a slim build and short, dark, spiky hair.
He was clean-shaven and was wearing wraparound sunglasses and a cream coloured jumper, possibly a roll neck, which was pulled up to cover his chin.
Anyone with information about the robbery, or who recognises the person in the CCTV images, is asked to call Gloucestershire police on 0845 090 1234, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, quoting incident number 233 of November 17th.
: 12/12/2006 16:18:39
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