AN axe-wielding robber stormed into a Hucknall pawnbrokers and demanded cash and jewellery on Wednesday afternoon.
The High Street branch of the Stock and Cheques Exchange was raided around 4pm and the armed criminal made off with a quantity of jewellery.
It is believed the male offender made off in a black Honda car.
No ambulances were called and no one is thought to have been seriously injured in the incident.
Police cordoned off the shop and are investigating CCTV footage.
Anyone with information should contact Nottinghamshire Police on 0300 3009999.