Do you know this man? Police appeal over William Hill armed robbery in Upper Street

Police want to speak to this man in connection with the William Hill armed robbery in Upper Street i

Police want to speak to this man in connection with the William Hill armed robbery in Upper Street in August. Picture: Met Police - Credit: Archant

Police today launched an appeal for information on a man wanted in connection with an armed robbery in Upper Street’s William Hill branch.

At about 8.45pm on August 4, a man walked into the bookies with a white t-shirt covering his face.

He threatened the cashier with a gun-shaped object covered in a plastic bag and demanded money.

The man then went to Highbury and Islington station and boarded a southbound Victoria line train.

He is described as black and wearing a black sleeveless top under a white t-shirt.

Anyone with information can contact Det Cons Jamie Witts on 101. To give information anonymously, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.