Two youths arrested for robbery at Napier supermarket
"Two youths arrested for robbery at Napier supermarket "
Please attribute to Detective Sergeant Darren Pritchard:
Two 16-year-olds will appear in the Hastings District Court tomorrow following a brazen robbery at a Napier supermarket this evening.
At approximately 5.45pm tonight the youths were seen acting suspiciously outside the Green Meadows Four Square in Gloucester Street.
A concerned witness called Police, who arrived quickly, and in time to see the offenders running from the store.
Both youths, a male and a female, had presented weapons during the robbery.
The pair were tracked by a Police dog and handler and apprehended nearby.
This crime has left a customer badly shaken but physically unhurt.
The outcome is a direct result from outstanding assistance from the public that allowed prompt Police attendance and the apprehension of those responsible. We are truly grateful for this help.