Woman threatened with knife at cashpoint
PUBLISHED: 14:52 04 July 2017
A woman was threatened with a knife by a man who demanded money from her, in an incident which occurred on Friday night.
The attempted robbery happened at around 6.30pm in College Street in Burnham-on-Sea.
A police spokesman said: “We are investigating an attempted robbery in Burnham.
“A man threatened a woman with a knife and demanded money outside a cashpoint.
“A member of the public intervened and the offender fled the scene empty-handed.
“Enquiries are ongoing.”