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Armed motorcycle raiders strike at pawnbrokers

Police are hunting a gang of armed robbers who struck at a pawnbrokers in Slough this morning.

The four men pulled up on two motorcycles outside H&T Pawnbrokers in the High Street at about 10am.

The gang, believed to be all men, then used various weapons to smash their way through the front window.

They stole several items of jewellery before fleeing the scene on the motorcycles.

Two members of staff, both women, were in the shop at the time but were not injured during the robbery.

Investigating officer Detective Constable Chris Gould said: “We need the public’s help to find the perpetrators and bring them to justice.

“If you saw any motorcycles in the vicinity at the time or have any information about the offence please contact the police immediately by calling 101.

“I would reassure the public we are conducting a detailed investigation into this armed robbery, including speaking to witnesses and reviewing CCTV.

Witnesses can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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