Sixteen-year-old boy charged over robberies in Palmerston North

A 16-year-old boy involved in the robbery of a grocery store and dairy earlier this week has been arrested by police. 

Source: 1 NEWS

The boy is charged with aggravated robbery of the Awapuni Four Square and the attempted robbery of the Havelock Avenue Dairy. 

He is also facing charges of intent to cause grevious bodily harm and unlawfully taking a motor vehicle. 

Another 16-year-old, also in relation to the robberies, will appear in the Youth Court at a later date.