Man charged over possession of imitation gun in armed robbery in Doncaster

A man has been charged with robbery and possessing an imitation firearm during a raid of a pharmacy in Doncaster.

Wednesday, 31st January 2018, 13:08 pm
Updated Wednesday, 31st January 2018, 13:10 pm
Cusworth Lane, Doncaster

Sorin Curteanu, aged 25, of no fixed abode, is accused of an armed robbery on Cusworth Lane, Doncaster, at around 6pm on yesterday.

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A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: "It was reported a man armed with what was believed to be a firearm entered the pharmacy and made demands for cash.

"A quantity of cash is reported to have been stolen in the incident."