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Westbury teen arrested after armed robbery

ALOCALteenager has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery at the petrol station in Yarnbrook last month.

A 17 year-old man from Westbury was arrested and released on bail in connection with the robbery, in which a masked man wielding what appeared to be a handgun demanded money from the cashier.

The robbery took place on the night of Tuesday 15th March, and police were called at 11.55pm. The man, who wore a balaclava and dark clothing, made off with cash and left on foot.

A 25 year-old man from Trowbridge has also been arrested and bailed pending further enquiries.

Anyone who has any information about the incident should contact Wiltshire Police on 101, or alternatively they can phone Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.