KNIFE-WIELDING robbers have stormed a Sainsbury's in Wokingham stealing cash and cigarettes.

The attack happened on Friday at about 10pm, when two robbers targeted the Sainsbury's Local, Ashridge Road.

Thames Valley Police said one of the robbers was armed with a knife.

Officer said the pair demanded cash from a member of staff, before the marauders fled the scene in what police believe to have been a black Jaguar car.

There were no injuries, and no arrests have been made.

Police are now hunting the robbers, both described as white men, aged in their early twenties.

The force described one of the robbers as being dressed in a light grey hooded top, black jogging trousers, black trainers and a black balaclava. He was of a large build.

It said the second was of slim build, and dressed in a blue puffer jacket, blue jogging trousers, and khaki coloured trainers.

Investigating officer, Detective Constable Mark Sawyer, of Newbury Force CID said: “I am appealing for witnesses to this incident, which was a terrifying experience for the victim.

“Thankfully there were no injuries, however I am now appealing for witnesses to this incident to help us with our enquiries.

“If anyone was in the area who saw something, or believes they have any information, please come forward.

“I am also appealing to anyone who saw what is believed to be a black Jaguar car in the area at around this time.

“Anyone with information is asked to call Thames Valley Police on 101, quoting 43200027504.

“Reports can also be made anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”