|Man arrested on suspicion of attempt armed robbery - Scholes
A man has been arrested following an attempted armed robbery at a shop on
Darlington Street East in Scholes last night, Wednesday 12 October 2005.
Officers were called to Ollerton News at around 9.40pm and arrested a
19-year-old man on suspicion of attempted armed robbery.
It is believed a man had entered the shop and demanded a bottle of alcohol.
He threatened two members of staff with a knife before being apprehended by
the shop owner. Police arrived soon after and a 19-year-old local man was