Boys charged over armed robbery at Berkeley servo

Police have been told three boys entered a service station on Winnima Way, armed with knives, just before 1am on Friday. Picture: Google Maps

Police have been told three boys entered a service station on Winnima Way, armed with knives, just before 1am on Friday. Picture: Google Maps

Three boys have been charged over an armed robbery at Berkeley.

Police have been told three boys, armed with knives, entered a service station on Winnima Way just before 1am. 

The trio allegedly threatened the employee before one of the boys struck them with the butt of a knife.

Read more: Watch CCTV of armed robbery at Berkeley servo

The boys left the store with cash and cigarettes.

Following investigations, three boys – aged 13, 14 and 14 – were arrested at a home on Northcliffe Drive and taken to Lake Illawarra police station.

They have all been charged with robbery armed with an offensive weapon.

All three will appear before a children’s court on Friday.

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