Charge over Mablethorpe bookmakers robbery

An 18-year-old man has been charged following an armed robbery at a bookmakers in Lincolnshire.

Police were called to the High Street in Mablethorpe on Monday afternoon to reports a man with a screwdriver had taken a quantity of cash.

The suspect was arrested shortly afterwards at Grimsby railway station and taken for questioning.

He was later charged robbery and possession of an offensive weapon and will appear at Lincoln Crown Court.

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