THREE people have been arrested following a robbery at an Ilfracombe shop in which an assistant was allegedly hit on the hand with a hammer. The female shop assistant suffered a slight injury during the robbery at the Corner Shop, Burrow Road, Ilfracombe

THREE people have been arrested following a robbery at an Ilfracombe shop in which an assistant was allegedly hit on the hand with a hammer.The female shop assistant suffered a slight injury during the robbery at the Corner Shop, Burrow Road, Ilfracombe at around 10pm yesterday (Tuesday).A man had entered the shop and demanded money from the till. Anyone with any information is asked to ring Ilfracombe police on 08452 777444 quoting incident number 1077 of November 25, 2008 or contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.