Two men charged following armed robbery at convenience store in Peterlee
Two men have now been charged following an armed robbery at a convenience store in Peterlee last weekend.
The alleged incident occurred at the Simply Food & Drink Store, in York Road, Peterlee.
Anthony Wood, 48, of Trimdon Station has been charged with robbery, possession of a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence, burglary and dangerous driving. He has been remanded in custody.
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Police reassured of the community that this was an isolated incident.