Detectives are appealing for information following an armed robbery in Paisley this morning.
Two men robbed the BP Garage in Greenock Road armed with a weapon, they stole a number of cigarettes and alcohol before running off at around 7.10am
A female member of staff was uninjured but has been left upset by the incident.
The first man is between 5ft. 7 inches and 5ft. 10 inches in height with a medium build. He was wearing a navy coloured puffer coat, dark tracksuit trousers and white trainers. He spoke with a local accent and was wearing a black face mask in an effort to conceal his identity.
The second man is also between 5ft. 7 – 5ft. 10 inches in height. He was wearing a grey hooded top with a Celtic scarf covering his face. He spoke with a local accent and was carrying a blue Smyths Toys bag.
Officers are in the process of collecting CCTV footage for review and are carrying out door-to-door enquiries in the area.
Detective Sergeant Gary McEwan, said: “This store is popular with the local community as well as morning commuters coming into and leaving Paisley. I am asking people who were around at the time of the crime to think back and consider if they noticed anything suspicious or unusual? If you have a dash cam, please check the footage as it may have captured the suspects at the garage before committing the crime. Any small piece of information could be vital as we piece together the circumstances of this crime.
“Anyone with information is asked to call CID officers at Paisley Police Station via 101, quoting incident number 0585 of Friday, 29 November, 2019. Alternatively, please call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be given anonymously.”