Robber uses knife in attempt to steal from woman at Northampton cashpoint

A Northampton man was due in court today following an attempted robbery on a woman at knifepoint at a Northampton cash machine.

Monday, 20th January 2020, 12:58 pm
Updated Monday, 20th January 2020, 12:59 pm
A man attempted to rob a woman at a cash machine outside Asda's supermarket in Kingsthorpe.

Police say the incident happened at about 12.10pm on Friday, January 17, by the cash machine at Asda supermarket in Harborough Road, Kingsthorpe.

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Rakesh Raja Meher, 41, of Drayton Walk, is charged with attempted robbery and possession of an offensive weapon.