Unanderra robbery: man threatened with knife

Two teens have been charged after a man was allegedly threatened with a knife during an armed robbery in Unanderra.

Police said two boys entered a service station on the Princes Highway armed with a knife at 8am on Thursday.

It is alleged the boys threatened a male staff member, 23, before running away with cash and cigarettes.

Police found two teenagers nearby a short time later.

A 17-year-old boy was charged with robbery armed with an offensive weapon and a 15-year-old boy was charged with robbery armed with offensive weapon – accessory after the fact.

They were refused bail and will appear in in children’s court on Friday.

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