Police have released CCTV of two men in connection with a knifepoint robbery at a Tilbury shop. 

At around 6.05am on April 11 two men walked into Dods newsagents in Broadway armed with knives and threatened a member of staff. 

One of the suspects demanded cash while the other pushed over a display on the shop counter. 

They both then left the building empty handed.

The first suspect has been described as being white, 5ft 8ins and of an average build and the second suspect has been described as being white, 5ft 10ins and of an average build. 

Officers attended the scene armed with a Taser but were unable to locate the men described.

Anyone who has information or CCTV and dashcam footage at around the time of the incident is asked to contact Dc Edward Gosling at Grays CID quoting crime reference 42/49119/18 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.