THREE masked men armed with weapons raided a Barnsley shop yesterday - with two staff still inside.

Police were called to the Carphone Warehouse on Old Mill Lane, at 5.45pm on Wednesday (November 16). It is believed that three masked men, all carrying weapons, entered the shop and attacked the two members of staff.

One staff member sustained injuries to their hands but the men were interrupted and fled without taking anything.

It is thought they left in a white transit van and headed towards the A61 Wakefield.

Anyone with information should contact 01226 736551 quoting incident 825 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111


* Picture courtesy of David Audin *