Man charged with robbing Crich Post Office

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A man has been charged with robbing Crich Post Office.

Ian Armstrong, 35, of Grangewood Road, Meir, Stoke-on-Trent, appeared at Derby magistrates' court on Saturday morning. He was remanded in custody and will next appear at Derby Crown Court on May 26.

Police were called to the post office on the Market Place at around 12.30pm last Wednesday after receiving reports of a robbery.

A 28-year-old woman who was arrested after the incident has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.