Two arrested in relation to Kawaha Point aggravated robbery

Two arrested in relation to Kawaha Point aggravated robbery

Bay of Plenty

Rotorua Police have arrested two men in relation to the aggravated robbery at Kawaha Point Superette on Tuesday 19 March.

The men, aged 18 and 19, were arrested this morning following a search warrant.

They have been charged with aggravated robbery and are due to appear in Rotorua District Court tomorrow (Wednesday 27 March).

Police have recovered the firearm thought to have been used in the robbery.

No one else is sought in relation to the incident and Police would like to thank the public for their assistance.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre