A WIRRAL man appeared in court accused of robbing six convenience stores armed with a fake gun.
Wayne Jackson, 18, of Ganneys Meadow Road, Woodchurch, stood before Wirral magistrates’ court on Saturday charged with six counts of robbery.
He was also charged with six offences of possessing an imitation firearm while committing an offence, three counts of possessing a knife and one count of possessing an offensive weapon. Jackson was remanded in custody to appear before Liverpool Crown Court on June 8 for a case management hearing.
Wayne Jackson, 39, of Newport Close, Prenton, and Sean Flaherty, 25, of Carr Bridge Road, Birkenhead, will also appear on that date accused of taking part in a robbery at McColl’s store in Holmlands Drive, Prenton, last Wednesday.