1. An alleged Braddon liquor store blagger has been found:
- A 37-year-old man will appear in the ACT Magistrates Court today charged with the aggravated robbery of a liquor store in Braddon on Tuesday (September 9).
The alleged offender, dressed in black and wearing a balaclava, entered the liquor store on Tuesday around 10.30pm, threatened the attendant with what was suspected to be a firearm, and stole a sum of cash.
On Saturday (September 13) around 5pm, members of ACT Policing’s Territory Investigations Group executed a search warrant on the alleged offender’s place of residence and seized a number of items as evidence.
The alleged offender was then taken into custody and conveyed to the Regional Watch House at City Station where he was charged with aggravated robbery.
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2. Police would like to know more about islanders beating the brown stuff out of a young man in Griffiths on Friday:
- He was located just after 5am slumped next to his vehicle and appeared to have suffered injuries consistent with an assault.
The victim is yet to provide police with a statement as his injuries required him to be sedated. The injuries are not thought to be life threatening.
Police believe five people of Islander appearance, three males and two females, were seen in the vicinity of the male’s vehicle around the time of the incident.
If you can help police with any of these matters contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or via the Crime Stoppers website on www.act.crimestoppers.com.au.