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Shop assistant threatened in Studio Way, Borehamwood
People believe Borehamwood has become a “scary place” after shop assistant was threatened.
A man walked into a convenience shop in Studio Way and threatened a member of staff to hand over some cash at around 5pm on Saturday.
The man, a white male in his late teens to early 20s, then made off towards Toby Carvery, in Studio Way, with the stolen money.
A resident living near to Studio Way said the incident was now commonplace in the area.
He added: “What happened to our safe town of Borehamwood? It is becoming a scary place.
“There always seems to be some kind of report about anti-social behaviour.
“It scares me but it does not shock me anymore. It is a shame that is what is happening to Borehamwood.
“It used to be such a safe place.”
A woman agreed, saying: “It is quite scary, you don’t want to go out alone these days.”