Armley: Help trace Leeds Building Society armed robbers


Police in Leeds have released CCTV images of three men they would like to speak to in connection with an armed robbery at Leeds Building Society in Armley.

The men entered the Town Street premises and threatened staff with weapons before one of the suspects jumped in to the staff area and removed cash from drawers before they made off.

A number of members of the public were also present at the time. There were no injuries to any customers or staff.


The suspect who entered the staff area is believed to have an eye injury.

Detective Constable Smurthwaite of Leeds CID said;

“I would appeal to anyone who may have any information about those people in the CCTV images to come forward. Enquiries are ongoing.”


Anyone with any information, or who can identify any of those pictured is asked to contact DC Smurthwaite at Leeds CID via 101, quoting 13170062612. Information can also be passed to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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