Shopkeeper punched and threatened with knife during raid at South Witham village shop
A shopkeeper has relived the ordeal of an armed raid which saw him punched in the face and a threatened with a knife.
Gordon Andrew, 72, and Scott Griffin were working in the South Witham Village Store off High Street when two men wearing black hoodies entered the store at about 6pm on Monday.
“Two guys rushed in,” said Gordon. “One jumped over the counter and the other stayed at the other side. There was a bit of a confrontation.