CCTV images of two men wanted in connection with a knifepoint robbery have been released.
The pair entered the convenience store in Whitmore Way, Basildon, and threatened the cashier with a knife. However the pair got more than they bargained for
when staff chased them out of the shop and they left empty-handed.
The suspect with the knife is described as in his late teens to 20-years-old, of medium build, 6ft tall, and was wearing a dark grey or green jacket with a hood and black sports bottoms.
The second man is a shorter, black man of muscular build wearing a balaclava, black sleeveless jacket with a long sleeved black top underneath and carrying a white and red drawstring bag on his
The incident happened at 3.40pm on Monday, June 4. The Echo reported at the time how a mum was forced to drag her two young children out the way as the men threatened staff with a knife, at the
Anyone with any information about their identities is asked to contact DC Nick May at the Serious Crime team at Basildon on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111