Employee tied up by gang during Gemini depot robbery

Warrington Guardian: Employee tied up by gang during depot robbery Employee tied up by gang during depot robbery

A DEPOT employee was tied up by a gang of men during a raid on Gemini Retail Park.

Police were called at 5.56am today, Tuesday, to the DHL depot on Europa Court, Europa Boulevard following reports of a robbery.

A number of offenders entered the premises shortly after 4.15am and stole cash.

The male employee was tied up, suffering minor facial injuries, to be found by a colleague shortly before 6am.

He was taken to Warrington Hospital for treatment.

Police are appealing for information.

DC Tracey Earley said: “Anyone who saw suspicious activity in the area between 2.45am and 6am should contact police in order to help us with our enquiries.”

One of the offenders is described as white, 6ft tall and of stocky build.

He wore a black woolley hat, black cloth mask and dark zip up jacket, black pants and gloves.

Another is described as olive skinned, 5ft 10ins tall and of medium build.

He was wearing a black baseball cap, his face was covered with a black scarf which had a red electrical lightening flash on it, and dark clothing.

Anyone with information should contact Warrington CID on 101 quoting incident number 86 of December 17.

Alternatively, information can be given anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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1:11pm Wed 18 Dec 13

old-codger says...

Why was this man working alone in a large warehouse, Its very sad what has happened to him but if he had an accident while working alone the health and safety commission would come down on him and his employer like a ton of bricks. Between 4.15am and 5.55am a man could bleed to death.
Why was this man working alone in a large warehouse, Its very sad what has happened to him but if he had an accident while working alone the health and safety commission would come down on him and his employer like a ton of bricks. Between 4.15am and 5.55am a man could bleed to death. old-codger

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