Police hunt Ibrox knife thug

Police Scotland
Police Scotland

A man armed with a knife robbed an Ibrox petrol station at 5.30am today (Saturday, September 17) after threatening a member of staff.

The thug escaped with a three-figure sum in cash after the robbery at the Esso garage in Broomloan Road, leaving his victim uninjured but shaken.

The suspect is white and was wearing a blue jacket with a red scarf, blue jeans, white trainers and an orange baseball cap.

Detective Sergeant Peter Sharp said: “Enquiries are ongoing in the local area to trace the man responsible. I would urge anyone who saw anyone acting suspiciously near the garage early this morning to contact the Robbery Unit at Pollok Police Office through 101. “Alternatively CRIMESTOPPERS can be contacted on 0800 555 111, where anonymity can be maintained.”