Police have released CCTV images of a man who threatened staff at a Co-Op before stealing alcohol, cigarettes and cash on New Year's Day.

The man entered the Windbrook Meadow branch at around 9pm on January 1 and threatened staff before jumping over the counter and making off with the items.

He is believed to have left the scene on a bike, turning left out of the store and on to the cycle lane that starts at Taylor Crescent and onto Highworth Road.

Police have carried out extensive enquiries and now want to hear from anyone who may recognise the man pictured.

Anyone with information should report it to the police immediately by calling 101 and quoting crime reference number 54220000505. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.