Tyne & Wear

Pair arrested over Gosforth post office robbery

Gosforth Post Office Image copyright BBC news grab
Image caption The pair have been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit robbery

Two people have been arrested by police investigating a post office robbery in which a woman was tied up.

The woman was left shaken and with minor injuries in the robbery at Gosforth Shopping Centre, Newcastle, on Friday morning.

Northumbria Police said a 30-year-old man and a 45-year-old woman, both from Newcastle, had been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit robbery.

They remain in custody.

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