August 30, 2013 11.03 am This story is over 123 months old

Attempted robbery at Lincoln newsagents

Knife point: A man attempted to rob a newsagents with a knife in Lincoln, but ran away before any cash was handed over.

Police are looking for witnesses or information after an attempted robbery in Lincoln.

The incident happened at around 5pm on August 29 at Jimian Newsagents on Claremont Street.

A male offender entered the shop and threatened the shop assistant with a small knife.

He demanded cash, however he ran away before any money was handed over.

To help police with this incident, contact Lincolnshire Police on 101 quoting incident 350 of August 29, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.