Jersey

Man arrested after armed robbery at Jersey bookmakers

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Image caption The robbery took place at Ladbrokes in Colomberie, St Helier

Jersey police have arrested a 24-year-old man in connection with an armed robbery in St Helier.

The man is being questioned after a member of staff at a bookmakers in Colomberie was threatened with a knife.

Police said the robbery took place at Ladbrokes at about 2030 BST on Wednesday.

Businesses in the Colomberie area are demanding better lighting following the raid. Police are appealing for witnesses.

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