The police are requesting assistance from witnesses following a knifepoint robbery at a shop in Halifax last month.

The incident occurred at Cha Cha Chai on Queens Road between 10 pm and 10:15 pm on Tuesday, 12th September.

The perpetrator entered the shop brandishing a knife while demanding cash. He departed the premises with money from the cash register and turned right onto Queens Road, heading towards Gibbet Street.

The suspect is described as a white male, dressed in grey shorts, a grey Adidas hoody, black trainers, and wearing a surgical mask.

The police are eager to speak with anyone who was in the Queens Road vicinity and observed suspicious behaviour or possesses any other information that could assist in the investigation.

Those with information are urged to get in touch with Calderdale CID through the 101 Live Chat or by dialling 101, and quoting the crime reference 13230515578.