Rockingham: armed robberies accused appears in court

Rockingham:  armed robberies accused appears in court

A 35-year-old Cooloongup man appeared in Rockingham Magistrates Court this morning charged with two counts of armed robbery.

Daniel Patrick Jones did not enter a plea.

The police prosecutor claimed that a man threatened a staff member with a knife and demanded cash them at Crazy Price Discount, in Rockingham Shopping Centre and left the store with $635 on Sunday, March 6.

He then alleged that the following day, Monday, March 9, the man entered Malibu Fresh supermarket on Malibu Road in Safety Bay where he demanded cash from an employee while brandishing a knife. He allegedly left the store with $800.

Bail was not considered and he was remanded in custody to re-appear at Rockingham Magistrates Court via video link on April 8.