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Armed robbery in North Devon: Man charged

By This is Devon  |  Posted: November 19, 2012

Police have arrested three people in connection with an armed robbery at a Knowle filling station.

A 27-year-old man from the Barnstaple area was arrested in Barnstaple on the afternoon of Friday November 16.

He has since been charged with the robbery at the Knowle garage on Saturday November 10 and remanded in police custody to appear before Barnstaple Magistrates court today.

A 23-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman from the North Devon area were also arrested near Worcester on the evening of Saturday November 17.

They were taken to Barnstaple Police station for questioning in relation to the armed robbery.

Both persons remained in police custody until late on Sunday evening when they were released on police bail pending further investigation.

The man charged is Jamie Lee Latta from Barnstaple.

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