Two men hunted by police after armed robbery at takeaway

The incident happened on Station Road, Mossblown, around 11.30pm on Saturday.

Appeal: Robbery at takeaway in Mossblown.
Appeal: Robbery at takeaway in Mossblown.

Police are hunting two men who carried out an armed robbery at a takeaway in South Ayrshire.

Two men entered the shop on Station Road, Mossblown, around 11.30pm on Saturday, May 30.

They both demanded cash from the till after threatening staff and made off with a three-figure sum.

The first suspect is described as a white man of medium build, around 50-years-old and 6ft tall with short grey hair and a long face.


He was wearing a black puffer hooded jacket with an emblem on the sleeve, black trousers and a black beanie hat.

The second man is described as white, younger than the other man and of medium build. He was wearing a dark or navy tracksuit and his face was covered with dark material.

Chief inspector Brian Anderson said: “It has now been one week since this armed robbery took place and we are keen to speak to those who may be able to assist with our investigation.

“I would like to thank those who have already come forward but we still require further assistance from the public to help trace those responsible for this reckless act.”


Anyone with information can contact police on 101.

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