Man charged after North Tyneside robbery
Police investigating a robbery which took place in Wallsend earlier this week have charged a man.
The incident took place outside Barclay's Bank on High Street West on Tuesday.
Craig Ferry, 25, of no fixed address, has been charged with robbery, possession of an imitation firearm with intent, aggravated vehicle taking and driving while disqualified.
He is due to appear before Mid and South East Northumberland Magistrates' Court today.