Peterborough man charged after woman is robbed at knifepoint in Werrington

Police at Werrington Centre. Photo: Bob Hillier
Police at Werrington Centre. Photo: Bob Hillier

A man has been charged with robbery after a woman was held at knifepoint while using a cash machine.

Officers were called to the Werrington Centre, in Werrington, Peterborough, at about 8am on Sunday, May 8.

The offender is believed to have made off on foot with a quantity of cash.

Karl Liebscher, 37, of Skaters Way in Werrington, Peterborough, was arrested on Monday, May 9.

He was later charged with robbery and remanded in police custody to appear at Cambridge Magistrates’ Court yesterday (Tuesday, May 10).

He remains in custody and will next appear at Peterborough Crown Court on June 7.