Sleaford

Man charged with threatening person with blade after car park robbery

A man has been charged with a number of offences including assault and threatening a person with a blade after two people were robbed in Sleaford.

Christopher Lee Roberts, 31, of Dawson Road, Sleaford, has been charged with robbery, criminal damage to property under the value of £5,000, two counts of assault, theft from person and threatening a person with a blade/sharply pointed article in a public place.

As previously reported, at around 3.30pm on Wednesday, November 1 a man and woman were sitting in a black Punto in the car park at Cogglesford Mill when they were approached by a man.

He demanded money before making off with a small amount of cash.

Roberts will now face a court hearing at a later date.