We were called to a report of a robbery at Farmfoods in Edensor Road, Longton, at around 8.45am today, Thursday 22 October. It was report that two men had entered the store and threatened staff before stealing food items. Fortunately, no one was injured during the incident.
Officers attended and carried out a search of the surrounding area.
They located and arrested two Stoke-on-Trent men, aged 28 and 35. They have been taken into custody for questioning on suspicion of robbery.
Officers also recovered suspected stolen property.
If you witnessed the incident is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 90 of October 22. Alternatively, they can contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at
www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and they will not go to court.