Nottingham

Man charged over Hucknall bookmaker raid

A man has been charged with the armed robbery of a bookmakers in Nottinghamshire, police said.

The 25-year-old, of St Ann's, Nottingham, was charged with robbery and possession of an imitation firearm after the raid in Hucknall on Monday.

Police said two men entered Ladbrokes in High Street and threatened staff with a weapon before fleeing with an unknown quantity of cash.

Detectives are still looking for a second man in connection with the raid.

A 26-year-old woman has been released on bail pending further enquiries.

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