POLICE have charged a 27-year-old man with robbery and theft in the Ballykeel area of Ballymena in relation to Saturday night.
He is due to appear at Ballymena Magistrates’ Court this morning (Monday, 5th October).
As is usual procedure all charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service, a police spokesperson said.
Earlier, the police confirmed to ‘Ballymena Daily’ that detectives are investigating a robbery in Ballymena on Saturday 3rd October.
A police spokesperson told us: “The incident occurred at a shop on Crebilly Road at approximately 9:45pm. Cash was taken during the incident, during which no injuries were reported.”
It is understood the incident happened at the Mace shop at Ballykeel Two.