Post office robbery: Man arrested

First published in Echo News

POLICE have arrested two more men following a robbery on a Rayleigh post office.

They have now questioned three suspects about the knife-point raid at Grange post office, in London Road, on Tuesday.

The Echo previously reported how two members of staff were threatened in the raid and £450 cash was stolen from the till.


A 22-year-old man from Basildon arrested on Wednesday has now been released on bail until February 22.

Two further men, aged 28 and 19 from the Southend area were arrested on Thursday night and remain in custody.

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3:57pm Thu 20 Dec 12

Eric Whim says...

bang him up at Her Majesty's pleasure for a good long stretch.
bang him up at Her Majesty's pleasure for a good long stretch. Eric Whim
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11:37am Fri 21 Dec 12

reptile says...

Well done plod.
Well done plod. reptile
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