DETECTIVES have charged a man and a boy in relation to an armed robbery at Lakeside Joondalup shopping centre on Friday.
Police allege three male youths entered a shop, taking items of clothing. When challenged by an employee, a 15-year-old produced a knife and made threats.
The retail worker had her clothing sliced by the knife as the youth turned to leave the store, police will also allege.
A 21 year old man from Dudley Park was charged with Aggravated Armed Robbery and is due to in the Perth Magistrates Court today.
A 15 year old boy, also from Dudley Park, was charged with Aggravated Armed Robbery and is due to appear in the Perth Children’s Court today.
Detectives are still hunting a third male, aged between 14 and 16, seen in the store at the time. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or to make a report online at http://www.crimestopperswa.com.au