A dairy worker was allegedly threatened with a knife and robbed yesterday.
A woman entered the Worcester Discounter Dairy on Worcester St in Linwood, Christchurch about 1.45pm yesterday and allegedly threatened the shop attendant with a knife before taking cigarettes and running away, according to police.
No one was injured, but the victim was understandably shaken, police said.
A 16-year-old female has been arrested today in Timaru thanks to assistance from the public.
She is charged with aggravated robbery and is due to appear in Christchurch Youth Court tomorrow.
Source : New Zealand Herald