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Men charged over pharmacy armed robbery in West Lothian

Pharmacy in Kirknewton Image copyright Google

Two men have been charged in connection with an armed robbery in West Lothian.

Cash and other items were stolen from a pharmacy/post office in Main Street, Kirknewton at about 16:00 on Monday. No-one was injured in the incident.

The men are due to appear at Livingston Sheriff Court on Wednesday. A report will be sent to the procurator fiscal.

Police are looking for others believed to have been involved in the incident. Officers will continue high-visibility patrols in Kirknewton.

Witnesses are being urged to contact the police.

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