Man arrested following armed robbery at Tesco’s in Shoreham

Police have arrested a man in connection with an armed robbery at a Tesco’s in Shoreham this morning (Friday, 15).

Officers said the alarm was raised just after 6.25am, when a man is reported to threatened staff at the store in Upper Shoreham Road and made off with money.

Armed officers remain at the scene at this time, while a man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery.

Police said nobody was physically hurt.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting reference number 176 of 15/05.

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