Man charged over newsagent robbery and false imprisonment

McColl's newsagents, Banks Parade, Haddenham
McColl's newsagents, Banks Parade, Haddenham

A Thame man has been charged in connection with robbery and false imprisonment.

Lewis Bradbrook-Taylor, aged 22, of Putman Close, Thame was arrested and charged on July 28 for one count of robbery and for two counts of false imprisonment.

The charge relates to an incident which took place on July 28 at Martin McColls convenience store, Bank Parade, Haddenham; a man entered the store at around 5.10pm and falsely imprisoned two members of staff.

The man took money from the safe and left the scene.

Bradbrook-Taylor appeared at High Wycombe Magistrates’ Court on Friday and was remanded in custody. He will next appear at Aylesbury Crown Court on Friday, September 5.