BREAKING NEWS: attempted robbery at betting shop

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THE HUNT is on for two men who attempted to rob the Ladbrokes betting shop on Watnall Road, Hucknall.

Police are appealing for witnesses who were in the bookie’s on Tuesday night (December 11).

Two white men, who were dressed in dark clothing with hooded tops and hats, entered the betting shop at around 8.20pm.

They threatened staff and demanded cash before fleeing empty handed.

No one was injured but staff were shaken up by the incident.

Police are keen to speak to anyone who visited Ladbrokes that night and to anyone who may have seen two men in the area acting suspiciously.

Anyone with information should contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.