Man charged with Wallsend robbery
Police investigating a robbery in North Tyneside have charged a man.
The incident happened at 9.49pm on Sunday, at the NISA store on Tynemouth Road in Wallsend.
Ian Mallon, 39, of Barrasford Street, East Howdon, has been charged with robbery, threatening a person with an offensive weapon and possessing an offensive weapon.
He is due to appear before North Tyneside magistrates’ today.