Cash taken in robbery at Buxton building society


Police are appealing for witnesses after cash was taken in a robbery at a Buxton building society this morning (Friday).

At around 9am, a man entered the Nottingham Building Society on Spring Gardens and demanded that staff hand over money.

He threatened staff and made off at the rear of the building. It is not clear how much cash was taken.

The man was described as white and had a Manchester accent. He was wearing navy blue trainers, blue tracksuit bottoms, a bright blue t-shirt, a hooded top and a balaclava. He was carrying a bright blue sports bag.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Buxton CID on 101 quoting incident number 127 of October 7.