Teens arrested after armed robbery


Two teenagers, aged 16 and 17, have been charged in connection with an armed robbery in Lurgan.

The incident happened at a commercial premises in the Castor Bay Road area on Friday shortly after 5pm.

The pair, who were armed with a knife and crowbar, entered the property and threatened members of staff.

They made off with a sum of money and arrested a short time later.

A sum of money was later recovered by police.

The teenagers are due to appear at Craigavon Youth Court on Tuesday 29 October.