Man receives six years for robbery

John Todd, who pleaded guilty to robbery and possession of an imitation firearm
John Todd, who pleaded guilty to robbery and possession of an imitation firearm Credit: Kent Police

A couple who stole £25,000 in an armed robbery of a security van in a Chatham supermarket car park have been jailed.

John Todd, 45, pleaded guilty to robbery and possession of an imitation firearm and was sentenced at Maidstone Crown Court to six years and eight months in prison.

His partner, Keely Beer, 41, admitted a charge of robbery and was jailed for four years.

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Couple jailed for £25k robbery

A man and a woman have been jailed for stealing £25,000 in an armed raid on a van in a supermarket car park.