Police hunt knife-wielding petrol station robber


Police are appealing for information and witnesses after a robbery at a petrol station in Saxilby on Thursday, August 13.

At 7:08am a man wearing a balaclava and carrying a knife entered the Otters Bridge Filling Station on Gainsborough Road and demanded money from the female member of staff.

Nobody was injured in the incident and the offender made off with a quantity of cash.

He is described as wearing a blue or black balaclava, a high-vis jacket, and light blue jeans.

Officers would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed a man matching the description or anyone who has any information in relation to the investigation. Contact Lincolnshire Police on 101 quoting incident 50 of 13/08/2015. Alternatively contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.