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Man arrested following Nationwide armed robbery

Posted on - 9th April, 2014 - 12:38pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, News, Preston City Centre

Police in Preston have arrested a man on suspicion of robbery after the Nationwide building society was targeted.

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The 52-year-old man from London is currently being interviewed by detectives.

Lancashire Police revealed a female cashier was threatened in the Fishergate branch at Monday lunchtime by a man believed to be carrying a firearm.

The man is said to have made off with a substantial amount of cash.

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