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Second man arrested over chicken shop machete robbery

A second teenager has been arrested over a robbery in Weston in October during which two men with covered faces, one armed with a machete, stole cash from a Kingsley’s Chicken store.

A 17-year-old was arrested on Sunday, taken to the ACT Watch House where he was charged with aggravated robbery and vehicle theft.

He is due to appear before the ACT Children’s Court today.

Police will allege the 17-year-old stole a green Subaru Liberty sedan on Wednesday, October 31, from Greenway before committing the robbery later that day.

A 19-year-old was also arrested in relation to the robbery on Saturday.

He is due to face ACT Magistrates Court today