Men charged after Post Office attempt armed robbery

19 Jan 2017 09:39 AM

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Police investigating an attempted robbery at a Sunderland Post Office have charged two men.

On Tuesday (January 16) two men attempted to rob Ford Post Office in Hylton Road.

Two men have now been charged with attempted robbery and are due to appear at Teeside Magistrates Court this morning.

Detective Inspector Dave Cole said: "We appreciate some people may have experienced some disruption during our enquiries and I'd like to thank members of the public for their help, support and cooperation. It is not something we take for granted and we're very grateful to our local communities for this support."


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