Robbers steal cash from Wallsend pub

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Cash was stolen during a raid on a Wallsend pub.

Offenders forced their way into the Powder Monkey pub, in Wiltshire Drive, between 5.18am and 5.25am on Friday, February 17.

After searching the premises, they stole an undisclosed amount of cash, pulled the juke box off the wall and smashed it on the car park floor.

Police are appealing for witnesses.

Anyone who was in the area and who may have seen or heard anything suspicious, should call police on 101, quoting reference number 118 of 17/02/17 or ring the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.