E fit after knife point robbery in Little Wratting

Little Wratting robber e fit
Little Wratting robber e fit

An e-fit of a knife-point robber has been released.

The robbery happened between 9.25pm and 10pm on Saturday (April 26) in a parking area off Haverhill Road, Little Wratting.

The victim, a man in his late twenties, had gone out to his car to fetch his prescription that he forgotten to bring in earlier, when he was confronted by a man who threatened him with a knife.

After ordering the victim to open the boot and doors so he could search the car, the robber saw the bag containing the prescription medication which he then stole, along with some cash that the victim had turned out of his pockets.

The victim was then ordered to sit in the car and put the seat belt on and the robber made his escape.

The victim was left distressed but unharmed as a result of the robbery.

The robber is described as a white man aged in his late 30s to early 40s, around five ft ten in tall, of skinny build with blonde hair.

He was wearing a black mask, dark hooded top with the hood up, dark jeans and gloves and ‘Caterpillar’ style boots.

He spoke with an accent the sounded Irish.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call the Bury St Edmunds Priority Crime Team on 101 quoting reference HH/14/793, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

For all the latest news see Thursday’s (May 1) Echo.