Masked robbers raid shop in Glen Parva
Robbers made off with cash and cigarettes following a raid on a Leicestershire shop.
Two men wearing balaclavas entered the store, in Swinford Avenue, Glen Parva, at about 4.40pm, on Wednesday.
The suspects demanded the shop assistant hand over money from the till and cigarettes from behind the counter before making off in the direction of Royston Close.
Officers investigating the robbery are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
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Detective Constable Jenny Tattersall said: "I would like to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time and saw the incident take place and has not yet come forward and spoken to officers."
I would also like to hear from anyone who has been offered cheap cigarettes for sale."
Please come forward and speak to officers as you could have information which will help catch the offenders."
Anyone with information can contact police by dialling 101.