Newington pizza shop robber appears in court

A man has appeared in court after a robbery at a pizza shop in Edinburgh.

Thursday, 5th July 2018, 5:46 pm
Updated Thursday, 5th July 2018, 6:01 pm
Jason Tully, 28, was charged following the robbery at Papa John's on South Clerk Street
Jason Tully, 28, was charged following the robbery at Papa John's on South Clerk Street

A worker was allegedly threatened at Papa John’s on South Clerk Street in Newington on June 22.

A four-figure sum of money was stolen.

The 21-year-old victim was not injured, but left “very shaken”.

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Jason Tully, 28, was charged with assault and robbery when he appeared at Edinburgh Sheriff Court yesterday.

He made no plea and was released on bail pending an appearance at a later date.

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