Police want to talk to this man about knifepoint robbery at Fishponds shop

POLICE want to trace this man over a knifepoint robbery at a shop in Fishponds.

The Avon & Somerset force says the man “may have information which could aid officers’ enquiries” into the incident, which happened at a shop in Lodge Causeway.

A police spokesperson said today that an unknown man walked in at around 6.45am on October 26 last year, “threatened people with a bladed article and walked out with multiple items”.

The man police want to trace is white, around 5ft 6in tall and of average build, with short, dark hair.

At the time of the robbery he was wearing black-rimmed glasses, a green coat, black trousers, and black boots. He was carrying a backpack.

Anyone who recognises the man in the picture or has any information they think could help the police investigation should call 101 and quote the crime reference number 5223 261 479.