19-year-old arrested for aggravated burglary of local Post Office

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A man has been arrested following an armed robbery at the Post Office on Brickhill Drive.

Bedfordshire Police were called at around 4.20pm last Thursday (20 October) to a report of an aggravated burglary in Brickhill Drive, Bedford.

A 19-year-old-man was arrested and has subsequently been charged with several robbery offences.

A spokesperson for Bedfordshire Police said: “Anyone with any information is asked to contact us online or call 101 quoting reference 40/60968/22.”