Man arrested after alleged robbery at County Durham newsagent
A man has been arrested over an alleged robbery at a shop in County Durham.
Police were called after an incident at Thiru Newsagents on High Street, West Cornforth, at around 3.15pm on Saturday.
One man said he was walking to the store to buy a newspaper when he saw a large police presence on the street.
He said: “There were police cars outside and a motorbike flying about.
“As I walked over, there were two or three policemen outside the shop and two inside.”
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