A SHOP worker was knocked unconscious during a terrifying attack.
The 44-year-old was opening up the on campus student shop at the Josephine Butler College at South Road, Durham city, yesterday when someone came at her from behind.
She was knocked unconscious giving the robber a chance to steal cash from the shop.
The woman received treatment for her injuries at the scene.
Police are now urging anyone with information or anyone who may have seen someone acting suspicious before the attack at about 8.45am to contact them on 0845 606 0365.