Police release CCTV footage of Horden robbers

Police have released CCTV footage of the moment masked robbers raided a bank in Horden yesterday.

The incident happened at TSB on Blackhill’s Road at about 10.45am when three men, armed with what are thought to be crowbars and a wooden stick, demanded cash.

Two female members of staff were injured during the incidentand treated for minor injuries by ambulance crews at the scene. Two female members of the public were also injured but did not require treatment.

Inspector Steve Thubron said “Our investigation is very much ongoing and officers are working tirelessly to bring those responsible to justice.

“Hours of CCTV footage are currently being analysed and interviews are being carried out by a dedicated team of detectives.

“I am hopeful the CCTV images we have released will generate new information from the public and I would urge people to contact police if they feel they can help.”

Anyone with information should contact police urgently on 101 and quote incident 121 of 21/09.

Watch the footage at the Durham Constabulary Facebook page.