CCTV appeal following attempted robbery in Dunbar

Published 22 October 2018

Police in East Lothian are appealing for information as part of their ongoing enquiries into an attempted robbery in Dunbar.

CCTV ImageThe incident took place at The Rigg Service Station in Belhaven Road around 7.40pm on Sunday 7th October 2018.

Officers believe that the male shown in the attached image may be able to assist them with their enquiries, and would appeal to anyone who recognises him to contact them.

He is described as white, aged 20 to 30 years, around 5ft 10ins tall, of stocky build on top and with slimmer legs.

He is shown in the image wearing a dark grey hooded top with a dark-coloured rectangular patch across the chest with green/yellow writing, black gloves, black trousers and black trainers.

Detective Sergeant James Welsh of Dalkeith CID said: "This was a brazen attempt to rob a local business. Anyone with any information or who may recognise the male shown in the image is asked contact the police as soon as possible."

Those with information can contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 3533 of 7th October, or report this anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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