Man arrested in connection with robbery in Wickford

A man has been arrested in connection with a robbery at a shop in Wickford.

It was reported staff at the Co-op in Nevendon Road were threatened and money was stolen at around 6.30pm on Tuesday April 27.

Officers arrested a 37 year-old man from Wickford yesterday evening (Wednesday April 28) on suspicion of robbery.

Police are continuing to appeal for anyone who saw what happened or has CCTV or dash cam footage to get in contact.

If you have any information you can submit a report online at or use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.

Please quote the crime reference number: 42/78455/21

You can also call 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.