Two men charged over alleged Rockingham car park armed robbery

Sound Telegraph
Rockingham Court.
Camera IconRockingham Court. Credit: WA NEWS

Two men have been charged with aggravated armed robbery after an incident at an underground car park in Rockingham yesterday.

At about 5.30pm, the victim, a woman in her 20s had just parked her Hyundai Accent in the underground carpark of a shopping centre located on Syren Street when it is alleged she was approached by the men.

It is further alleged the men, one armed with a knife, threatened the woman and demanded she get out of her car. The men then drove off with her car.

Police located the men and the vehicle a short time later and they were taken into custody.

A 23-year-old man from Corrigin and a 27-year-old man from Thornlie have been charged with aggravated armed robbery and they are due to appear before the Rockingham Magistrates Court today.

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