Man appears in court over Leeds Post Office robbery

Wellstone Rise Post Office in Swinnow Lane.
Wellstone Rise Post Office in Swinnow Lane.
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A 37-year-old man appeared in court after an armed robbery at a Leeds Post Office.

Nasser Khan, 37, of Ewart Place, Bradford, has been charged with robbery and possession of firearm with intent to commit an indictable offence in relation to a robbery at Wellstone Rise Post Office, in Swinnow Lane.

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The post office was targeted just before 9am on Tuesday, September 3.

No one was injured.

Mr Khan appeared at Leeds Magistrates Court on Tuesday.

He did not enter a plea.

He will appear next at Leeds Crown Court on Tuesday October 8.