Shop worker injured after robbers target Kirkintilloch store

A shop worker was injured in an assault and robbery at a Kirkintilloch convenience store on Monday afternoon.

Wednesday, 23rd November 2016, 4:04 pm
Updated Tuesday, 29th November 2016, 10:41 am
Mauchline Stores

Three men burst into Mauchline Stores at Mauchline Court, Harestanes, around 2.05pm and threatened the 49-year-old with a bladed weapon.

Police said the shop worker sustained a head injury as a result of the incident. He was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary and released after treatment.

Officers said the three thugs made off with a number of items from the store which is situated not far from Harestanes Primary School.

A police spokesperson said officers were following a positive line of enquiry into the robbery.