Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a convenience store on Leek Road, Endon, Stoke-on-Trent shortly before 2am this morning, Thursday January 14.
Four masked males, dressed in black clothing, broke into the Co-Operative store and made off with a safe containing cash.
They drove away from the scene in a white VW Golf GTD model which is believed to be on false number plates.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has any information is asked to call 101, quoting incident 40 of January 14.
Alternatively, call the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111, or use their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. Details cannot be traced and you will not go to court.