Armed robbers have raided Jewellery shop in Middlesbrough

Armed robbers have raided a jewellery shop in Middlesbrough town centre.

Market Cross Jewellery shop in Middlesbrough was target this evening at 4.30pm.

Armed robbers all dressed in black and wearing black balaclavas used axes to smash there way in to the jewellery shop and grab some expensive items and escaped in a waiting silver 4×4

Police have sealed off a section of Linthorpe Road.