Two injured after masked raiders steal “substantial” amount of cash

TWO people suffered head injuries after being attacked during an armed robbery in North Tyneside.

A man and woman were injured following the incident at the Grey Horse Inn, in Front Street, Camperdown, at 10am today (Monday, February 6).

Two masked men – who were both wearing dark fleeces – broke into the property before fleeing with a substantial amount of cash.

Officers believe the pair made off in a dark coloured Ford Escort.

The injured pair were taken to hospital for treatment to their injuries.

Anyone who was in the area at the time or witnesses any suspicious activity should contact Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.