Man charged with Wallsend robbery

News from Northumbria Police
News from Northumbria Police

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.