Dorset

Man charged over armed robbery at Spar shop in Poole

A 43-year-old man has been charged in connection with an armed robbery at a shop in Dorset.

Two armed men entered the Spar shop in Upton Triangle, Poole, and threatened a member of staff on 1 March.

The men later fled with cigarettes and an undisclosed amount of money, a Dorset Police spokesman said.

The man, who has been charged with robbery and possession of an imitation firearm, is due to appear before Bournemouth Magistrates' Court.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites