One man and two youths will face court following armed robberies on the State’s Mid North Coast.
Officers investigating an armed robbery at a service station in Wauchope on 30 December 2012, have this week arrested a man and teenager allegedly involved in the robbery.
About 2.20pm on Tuesday (15 January 2013), officers arrested a 17-year-old male at an address in West Kempsey. He was charged with robbery in company and larceny and refused bail to reappear in Kempsey Children’s Court on 27 February 2013.
Police then arrested an 18-year-old East Kempsey man yesterday (Wednesday 16 January 2013) who was later charged with robbery in company and being carried in conveyance. He was refused bail to appear in Macksville Local Court today (Thursday 17 January 2013).
Meanwhile, detectives investigating a separate robbery of a food outlet in Kempsey on 8 May 2012, arrested a 17-year-old Moree youth yesterday (Wednesday 16 January 2013).
He was charged with robbery in company and robbery armed with an offensive weapon. The youth was bail refused to appear in Kempsey Children’s Court on 27 February 2013.