Youth arrested for robbery



The Waiuku Police have arrested a 14 year old after Orchard and Fields was robbed earlier today.

This morning, (Wednesday 7 June) a person has gone into the fruit and vegetable store on Queen Street, and has attempted to take money and several other items.

A weapon was presented, and the local Police were immediately called. Thankfully no one was harmed in the incident.

A short time after the robbery occurred, Waiuku Police were able to locate the weapon and arrest a 14 year old, who will appear before the courts with regards to the robbery.

Waiuku Police are currently speaking two others in relation to the incident.

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