Man remanded in custody after being charged in connection with Hartlepool shop robbery

The alleged incident took place at Lister News.
The alleged incident took place at Lister News.

A man has been remanded in custody after appearing in court in connection with an alleged robbery at a Hartlepool shop.

The 20-year-old was charged with robbery after the alleged incident at Lister News, on Lister Street, last Friday.

He appeared before Teesside Magistrates Court yesterday and was remanded in custody until a further court date is set.

A Cleveland Police spokesman said: “A 20-year-old man has been charged with robbery following an alleged incident at Lister News on Lister Street, Hartlepool, on Friday, June 30.

“The man appeared at Teesside Magistrates Court on Tuesday, July 4 and was remanded in custody until a further court date is set.