Robbers ‘threaten’ worker at market

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STAFF at a market were threatened by three men in a robbery.

Police said a member of staff at People’s Market in West Street, Hambledon, was threatened today at 7.16am.

Cigarettes, alcohol and a quantity of cash were taken from the shop before the men left the scene.

No-one suffered any injuries during the incident.

A Hampshire police spokesman said: ‘The investigation is in its early stages and enquiries are underway to establish the circumstances of what took place.

‘If you saw anything suspicious in Hambledon this morning then please call Detective Constable Jonathan Swift on 101, quoting 44170017734.’

Hampshire police initially said this happened at a post office but later clarified.