Arrest over armed robberies

Last updated 21:29 27/07/2014

Relevant offers

Crime

Marlborough man sentenced for taking car left running in driveway Official crime stats reveal burglaries and crime rising 'Mastermind' claim never made in Winders case – police Judge retires to consider case of Taranaki man accused of sexually abusing young men Union organiser Joseph Davies' child pornography use not a 'victimless crime' Marlborough men face animal cruelty charge for goat mauling Major drug bust in Auckland leads to 13 arrests $91,000 benefit fraud debt will take Taranaki man 350 years to pay back Marlborough man and woman reappear for criminal neglect South Auckland crime on the rise, new statistics reveal

A 25-year-old man has been arrested after allegedly robbing a Subway in Hamilton and a Postshop in Whangarei.

The man went into the Subway on Greenwood St in Hamilton about 7.30pm on Saturday, demanding money and telling staff he had a firearm, said police. After being handed some cash, the man ran off.

The man has also been charged with the aggravated robbery of a NZ Postshop in Whangarei on Thursday.

Police say they still want to hear from anyone who may have been in the area of the Greenwood St Subway at the time of the robbery – they can call Hamilton Police or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Ad Feedback

- Fairfax Media

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content