A further man has been
arrested in connection with an armed robbery in Newton Mearns.
Barry Mallon, 29, was caught by police
yesterday after allegedly carrying out the raid on Wednesday November 2.
Mallon is accused of robbing a post office
in Newton Mearns alongside Craig Sutton, 28, who is currently in custody.
The duo allegedly threatened
staff with a gun before firing a shot, although it was not aimed at anyone.
Nobody was injured in
the raid but the culprits made off with a four-figure sum of money.
Mallon appeared on
petition in Paisley Sheriff Court yesterday, accused of assault and robbery. He
made no plea or declaration.
The case has been
continued for further examination, the accused has been remanded in custody and
will appear in due course.