go

Man charged in connection with attempted robbery in Newbury

Would-be robber charged with possessing imitation firearm

John Herring

Reporter:

John Herring

Contact:

01635 886633

police

A Newbury man is to appear in court for a failed armed robbery in Newbury.

Michael Williams, of Hutton Close, was charged on Sunday with one count of possession of an imitation firearm and one count of attempted robbery.

The 39-year-old is due to appear at Reading Magistrates Court today (Monday).

The charge follows police being called to Ladbrokes in London Road at 5pm on Thursday evening. 

Leave your comment

Share your opinions on Newbury Weekly News

Characters left: 1000

News

DEFRA Asian flu warning to poultry owners
News

DEFRA Avian flu warning to poultry owners

Keep poultry and captive birds indoors advice

1comment

 
Tom Hardy stops off for coffee in Thatcham
News

Tom Hardy stops off for coffee in Thatcham

Film star visits Costa in the Broadway

 
News

A34 East Ilsley/Chieveley re-opened after incident this morning (Wed)

 
News

Big jobs expo for under 24s tomorrow (Thursday)

 
News

West Berkshire Council to get pothole repair funding boost

4comments