An Apple Store in Bristol, England was raided by thieves who stole thousands of pounds worth of iPhones from the store’s display tables on Tuesday April 26, shortly after the store opened at around 9am , with police looking for four people in connection with the daytime robbery. .
As reported by a local news source Bristol liveAvon and Somerset Police are appealing for witnesses as four men described as being in their early 20s ‘threatened to harm’ a security guard in the store before stealing phones from the store and fleeing the scene before the arrival of the police.
Despite the robbery which took place almost a month ago, Avon and Somerset Police are now appealing for the public’s help after the release of CCTV footage of the suspects.
“We are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying four men we would like to speak with in relation to a Cabot Circus robbery,” said a force spokesman who spoke to Bristol Live. “Officers were called to the Apple Store in Bristol city center shopping center on Tuesday April 26 at 9.10am after equipment was stolen. Numerous display iPhones were taken from the store and a man, who was wearing a red jacket, threatened to injure one of the store’s security guards.
The robbery took place at Apple’s Cabot Circus store in the city’s central shopping district. Anyone with information about the theft is asked to contact Avon and Somerset Police quoting crime reference number 5222098091.