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Man accused of robbery appears in court

Remanded in custody until next month

A 26 year old man accused of robbery has been remanded in custody.

Steven Wesley Johnston of Tynwald Road, Willaston, was accused of robbing the Spar store in Willaston on January 16th.

The court heard that £500 was allegedly stolen in the incident with the robbery being committed at knife point, according to the prosecution.

A bail application was rejected by Deputy High Bailiff Jayne Hughes

Johnston is due back in court on February 23rd when he will appear via video link.

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