Man charged in connection with robbery at a Hove arcade
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A man has been arrested and charged with a Hove robbery.
Police were called to Connaught Leisure, George Street, at 3.21pm on Tuesday (January 14) to reports a man had entered the arcade demanding cash.
Officers attended and were able to identify a suspect. A warrant was executed at an address in Hove on Wednesday (January 15) and a 29-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of robbery.
James Creaghan, 29, of The Drive, Hove, was charged with robbery and possession of a knife blade or a sharp pointed article in a public place. He was remanded in custody and will appear at Brighton Magistrates’ Court on Friday (17 January).