Man arrested and charged in connection with armed robbery in Littleport

09:53 21 July 2014

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A man has been charged with an armed robbery in Littleport.

The 42-year-old, from Luton, has been charged with robbery and possession of an imitation firearm in connection with a hold up at S&D Bookmakers.

He appeared at Luton Magistrates’ Court on Saturday (July 19) and has been remanded into custody to appear at Luton Crown Court on August 12.

The robbery happened at about 11.15am on Sunday, July 6.

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