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Man admits armed robbery at bookies
5:00am Wednesday 28th August 2013 in News
A SOUTHAMPTON man has admitted carrying out a robbery on a local firm of bookmakers after brandishing a hammer.
Michael Blake, 30, of Parry Road, pleaded guilty to targeting Ladbrokes shop in Victoria Road, Woolston, on August 3 when he got away with about £1,600 in cash.
Blake, who appeared at the city crown court via a video link from Winchester Prison, had his case adjourned for probation and psychiatric reports until October 1.
He was further remanded in custody.
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