Further Charges Laid Over Mole Creek Armed Robbery

A man arrested in relation to an armed robbery in Mole Creek last Monday has now been charged with further offences including aggravated armed robbery.

The 36-year-old Ravenswood man was initially charged with breach firearms prohibition order, evade police, and unlicensed driving following the incident on 13 May.

A 26-year-old Launceston woman had been charged with multiple offences including aggravated armed robbery immediately after the incident.

Following an investigation, the man has now been jointly charged with the robbery.

His charges have been upgraded to aggravated armed robbery as well as recklessly discharge a firearm, aggravated assault, and other firearms offences.

He is due to appear in the Launceston Magistrates Court today.

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