Man charged over violent robbery at Coventry supermarket - The Coventry Observer

20th Aug, 2022

Man charged over violent robbery at Coventry supermarket

A MAN has been charged after a violent robbery at a Coventry supermarket.

A shop worker was attacked during the robbery at S&M Supermarket in Southbank Road around 8.50am on June 8.

Money was stolen from the till along with cigarettes and alcohol.

Michael Hennessy, of St Nicholas Street, Coventry, was arrested on Tuesday, one week after the incident.

The 37-year-old has now been charged with robbery. He was remanded in custody to appear at court at a later date.

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