Chatham pawnbroker robbery: Man charged
- 11 April 2013
- From the section Kent
An 18-year-old man has been charged with robbery and threatening a person with a blade following a raid at a pawnbrokers in Kent.
Police said two masked men threatened the manager with a weapon believed to be a machete during the raid in High Street, Chatham, on Monday.
The robbers stole £300 cash and a "large amount of gold". The teenager charged is from Chatham.
Detectives have released a CCTV image of another man they want to question.
The man was wearing a dark blue boiler suit with a hood up and had his face covered with a black mask with a zipped front.
Police want to hear from anyone who saw the offenders running towards Chatham Hill or who has information about the robbery.