Arrest following Templeton aggravated robbery

Thursday, 11 May 2017 - 4:47pm
Canterbury
Canterbury Police have arrested a 23-year-old man following an aggravated robbery at a Templeton service station last night.

A man entered the Z station on Main South Road at approximately 10:50pm, Wednesday 10 May, 2017, and threatened the attendant with a screwdriver.

The offender fled the scene with tobacco and a sum of cash.

Following a Police investigation overnight and a subsequent search warrant, the 23-year-old has been charged with aggravated robbery and unlawfully taking a motor vehicle.

He will appear in the Christchurch District Court tomorrow.

ENDS

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