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Two arrested after supermarket staff threatened with sword in armed robbery

A man has been charged in connection with an armed robbery after staff at a Sainsbury's were threatened with a sword.

At 9:30pm on Sunday (June 23) officers were called to the Sainsbury’s Local store on Bradway Road in Sheffield, following reports of an armed robbery.

Sainsbury’s Local store on Bradway Road in Sheffield Credit: Google Maps

It was reported that a 19-year-old man, brandishing a sword, entered the store and threatened the staff member at the till. He took around £1000 in cash.

Bradley Hickman,19, has been charged with robbery and possession of a bladed article. A 15-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons has also been charged with robbery.