Shop worker stabbed in Telford

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West Mercia Police have issued the image of a man who they want to speak with in relation with a robbery and assault at Eyton Stores Spar in Dawley, Telford.

A shop worker was stabbed after being threatened at a Spar store in Dawley, Telford.

The incident happened at around 2 pm on 31 March when a man entered Eyton Stores Spar in Eyton Road and demanded the member of staff hand over cash from the till.

The suspect has then stabbed the member of staff. However the wound was not life threatening, West Mercia Police said.

Initially, an air ambulance has been dispatched to the area, but the injured staff was taken to hospital by road.

Officers have later arrested a man in relation to the incident, but later released him on bail.

They have now issued an image of the suspect, appealing for witnesses.

West Mercia Police have issued the image of a man who they want to speak with in relation with a robbery and assault at Eyton Stores Spar in Dawley, Telford.

“I would like to reassure the community in Dawley that we are working hard to identify the offender and we would like to speak to anyone who recognises the man in the image as we believe he can help with our enquires,” Detective Sergeant Steve Goddard said.

If anyone has any information that help police, please call 101 and quote log number 337i of the 31 March 2021 and ask to speak Detective Sergeant Steve Goddard or any officer dealing with this case.

Alternately, they can speak to the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online.