West Midlands Police are searching for a man who stole money in a raid on Northfield Post Office yesterday afternoon (Saturday 11th March).
The masked man entered the high street Post Office branch, in Bristol Road South, at around 1pm.
Although no gun was seen, the man carried a long object in a bin liner and pointed it at staff who handed over a quantity of cash.
Witnesses describe the man as:
- Caribbean accent
- 6 ft tall
- Medium build
- Wearing dark clothing
The scene has been examined by forensic investigators, witness statements have been taken and CCTV and dash cam footage has been secured for examination.
Anyone who witnessed the incident, or who has any information which could help detectives, is asked to contact West Midlands Police on 101. Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or visit www.crimestoppers-uk.org
Google Street View – Northfield Post Office: