Armed Robbery: Police Appeal

Armed Robbery: Police Appeal

Essex Police are appealing for witnesses following an armed robbery in Stansted on Wednesday, 27 September.

Officers were called to a service station on Cambridge Road in Stansted shortly after 10:30pm following reports of an armed robbery.

The two suspects entered the garage and threatened the staff with a firearm and a knife before stealing cigarettes and alcohol.

Enquiries remain ongoing and no arrests have been made at this stage.

Dashcam Footage, Witnesses

The police are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed anything or have any further information to contact them.

Additionally, if you were driving in Stansted around that time and may have any dashcam footage which could assist, please contact them.

You can quote incident 1505 of 27 September.

How you can help

You can let the police know by submitting a report on their website or by using their online Live Chat service available Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) between 10am-9pm.

Visit to find out more about their website reporting services.

Alternatively you can call them on 101.

In an emergency always call 999.

If you would like to make an anonymous report, you can contact independent charity @Crimestoppers, by visiting their website or by calling 0800 555 111.