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Armed robbers strike at Shoebury jewellers
4:20pm Tuesday 16th October 2012 in News
MASKED robbers held up a jewellers in Shoebury armed with crowbars this morning.
They burst into Andrews Jewellers, in West Road, and threatened three members of staff.
They took some diamond rings and other items of jewellery just after 9.30am today.
The two men jumped into a waiting blue Citroen Picasso which was parked near to the vet surgery on Richmond Avenue.
This vehicle was recovered near Thorpe Bay Yacht Club on Barrow Sands a short time later.
Police want to speak to anyone who saw the PIcasso or saw thw crooks transfer into another car. Nobody in the shop was injured.
Anyone with information is asked to call Southend police station on 101.