Man charged with armed robbery in Fenland

A man has been charged with carrying out an armed robbery in Fenland at the weekend.

Tuesday, 18th May 2021, 4:42 pm

Jaimie Collins, 35, was arrested on Sunday afternoon (16 May) at his home in Lancaster Way, Chatteris, following reports of an armed robbery in Wimblington earlier that day.

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He has since been charged with attempted robbery and armed robbery, including the possession of an imitation firearm, as well as possession of a machete in a public place.

Collins was remanded in custody to appear at Cambridge Magistrates’ Court today where he was bailed to appear at Peterborough Crown Court on 15 June.

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