Armed Dundas robber charged

A man has been charged over multiple robberies allegedly carried out at 11 locations — including Dundas and Auburn — over a two-month period.

Officers from the Metropolitan Robbery Unit formed Strike Force Suberous to investigate numerous armed robberies in south-western and north-western Sydney between April 16 and May 12.

A 20-year-old man was charged today with eight counts of robbery with an offensive weapon and three counts of having his face blackened/disguised with intent to commit an indictable offence.

The charges relate to:

The alleged armed robbery of service stations at —

■ Silverwater (April 16);

■ Auburn (April 17);

■ West Ryde (April 19);

■ Regents Park (April 22);

■ North Ryde (April 26);

■ Kenthurst (May 1);

■ McGraths Hill (May 9);

The alleged attempted armed robbery of services stations at —

■ North Ryde (May 5);

■ Ermington (May 8);

■ Dundas (May 12).

A restaurant at Rouse Hill was also allegedly robbed with a weapon on May 5.

The matters have been listed for mention in Burwood Local Court on Tuesday (June 10).

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