Burglars raid video store in Harpenden

STAFF at a video store were threatened before thieves made off with money from the till and shop merchandise.

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following the robbery at Blockbusters in Harpenden High Street which happened at around 10pm on Friday, June 4. It’s believed that three men, who were wearing casual sports clothing, entered the store through the front door and left via the rear of the shop after the theft.

Officers are urging anyone who witnessed the robbery, saw three men acting suspiciously near to the store around the time of the incident or who may have seen three men leaving the scene to contact police immediately.

They should call DS Olly Johnston on 01727 796064 or, alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

Three men have been arrested in connection with the investigation.