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Shoe cleaner robber jailed for Aberdeen chip shop raid

A man who tried to rob an Aberdeen chip shop while armed with a can of shoe cleaner has been jailed.

Daniel Robertson, 27, assaulted two female staff at Mike's Famous Fish and Chip Shop while on bail in August. He fled empty-handed.

He admitted the attack and was jailed at the High Court in Livingston.

Lord Bannatyne handed down an extended sentence totalling seven years with the custodial term lasting a minimum of four years and three months.

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