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Second man charged after betting shop robbery

PUBLISHED: 11:48 11 July 2018 | UPDATED: 11:48 11 July 2018

The robbery happened at Ladbrokes in Pakefield. Picture: Google.

The robbery happened at Ladbrokes in Pakefield. Picture: Google.

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A second man has been charged in connection with a robbery at a betting shop.

The incident took place at Ladbrokes on London Road South in Pakefield on Friday, May 18, at about 7.15pm.

Two men entered the shop and a quantity of cash was taken from the till. Both men then left the shop walking up London Road South with the money.

A 34-year-old man was arrested on Tuesday, July 10, and taken to Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

Grant Webster of Ratcliffe Lane in London was subsequently charged with robbery yesterday.

Sonny Booty, 31 of Rutland Drive in Hornchurch, was also charged with robbery on June 30.

Webster was remanded in custody to appear before Ipswich Magistrates Court today, July 11.


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