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Wetheral robbery court case

Two men will be sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court after pleading guilty to the armed robbery of Wetheral Post office

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Wetheral robbery: Full report

A robbery in a quiet village post office just outside carlisle has been described as an outrageous crime that left a shop assistant terrified. They were the words of the judge who sentenced two armed robbers to six years in prison.

The men threatened the woman with a kitchen knife at Wetheral post office

The police say the men wanted money for drugs, and it highlights the misery that abuse can cause. Tim Backshall reports

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