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Young men Sean William Edgar and Billy Williams charged with robbing post office in St Mary's Bay on Romney Marsh

20 February 2014
by KentOnline reporter

Two men have been charged with robbing a post office in St Mary's Bay.

Sean William Edgar, 24, of St Mary's Bay, and Billy Williams, 21, previously of Lydd, are also accused of possessing an imitation firearm.

The pair are due to appear before Medway Magistrates' Court via video link this morning.

Raiders targeted the Post Office in St Mary's Bay. Picture Google Street View

Raiders targeted the Post Office in St Mary's Bay. Picture: Google Street View

They were arrested by officers from the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate after the raid on Saturday morning.

Firearms officers were involved in the investigation after reports of the robbery at the store, in Teelin Close, at about 9.30am.

Police earlier said cash had been taken, but the amount is not yet known.

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