UPDATE: Second man in custody after alleged robbery in Newmarket

Police officers investigating an alleged robbery in Newmarket, Louth, have this morning (Thursday) charged a second man.

The scene of the alleged attempted robbery in Newmarket, Louth.

Steven Derek Lea, 40, of no fixed abode, was charged with attempted robbery and possession of an offensive weapon in a public place.

Both suspects are now remanded in custody.

As reported last week, police also wish to hear from anyone who may have seen a red Fiat Punto (reg: MJ54 RJV) between 9am and midday on Sunday, May 31.

Police believe the car headed towards the Upgate area after it left the store.

• For full details, visit https://www.louthleader.co.uk/news/crime.