Police hunt for man who robbed Thomson's Travel Agency in Keynsham
By JoannaPazucha | Thursday, May 10, 2012, 14:39
A police helicopter was scrambled and underwater team puty into action to find a man who robbed Thomson's travel agency in High Street, Keynsham on Wednesday, May 9.
The man went into the shop at around 1.30pm and demanded money from a member of staff. He left with a small amount of cash.
Police officers searched the area around the High Street and the underwater team also searched the river in the Memorial Park. They found a holdall and contents that are now being examined.
The man is known to have been in the High Street area before the robbery, and police would like to hear from anyone who may have seen him.
He is described as white, in his 20s, slim and wearing a black jacket over a grey hoody.
He was carrying a black sports bag and may have had a scarf or bandana covering the lower part of his face.
Anyone with information is asked to call Bath CID on 101 or the charity Crimerstoppers on 0800 555 111.