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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Police welcome six year robbery and offensive weapon sentence

Detectives have welcomed the six year prison sentence handed down by the court today to 28 year old Kyle Parke for robbery and possession of an offensive weapon with intent to commit an indictable offence.

Parke robbed a filling station on the Bushmills Road in Coleraine on January 30th of this year armed with a knife.

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Detective Inspector Peter McKenna said this was a despicable crime and a distressing situation for the young staff member involved. Parke will serve three years in custody and the remainder on licence.

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