Hammer raiders leave three injured at Wolverhampton Lidl

By Thomas Parkes | Bilston | Crime | Published:

Three members of staff were attacked during an armed robbery at a Lidl in Wolverhampton.

Lidl in Bilston was targeted

The raid was carried out by three masked men armed with a hammer at the supermarket on Bilston High Street at around 10pm on Thursday.

The men entered the store as a delivery was being made, stole cash and left three members of staff with minor injuries.

So far no arrests have been made and police will not say how much money was taken.

West Midlands Police has now launched an appeal in connection with the raid.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the force on live chat at between 8am and midnight, or by calling 101 anytime, quoting crime number 20WV/164781U/19.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Thomas Parkes

By Thomas Parkes
Trainee Reporter - @TParkes_Star

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