MAN REFUSED BAIL OVER ROBERT STREET ARMED ROBBERY

An 18-year-old man accused of committing an armed robbery has been refused bail in Tamworth Local Court.

Police say about 3:30pm on Tuesday, he threatened a 35-year-old man with a knife at a Robert Street ATM.

It’s alleged he stole cash from the victim, before fleeing the scene.

On Friday, he was arrested from a home on Central Avenue.

He’ll face court again tomorrow.

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