Man charged for alleged Bideford jewellers robbery

Joseph Bulmer

A 40-year-old Nottingham man has been charged following an alleged attempted armed robbery in September at Century Galleries jewellers in Bideford.

Charles Anthony McManus was arrested by Nottingham police on Monday and transported back to North Devon by Devon and Cornwall officers.

He appeared before North Devon Magistrates yesterday (Wednesday) charged with attempted robbery and was remanded in custody, to appear at Exeter Crown Court on Tuesday, November 23.