MEMBERS of staff at the Redgate Co-op were assaulted in an altercation with two males on Saturday night.

Police are investigating the incident which happened about 11pm at the Co-op on Westonzoyland Road.

A spokesman for Avon and Somerset Police said: "Two males went into the store and made attempts to steal items. Members of staff were assaulted during this incident.

"Enquiries are continuing and any witnesses who haven't yet spoken with the police should call 101, and use the reference number 5217/161830."