An 18-year-old Maddington man will face court today charged with holding up two Gosnells stores with a tomahawk earlier this month.
Police will allege that about 5.45pm on Wednesday, March 6, the man entered a noodle bar on Albany Highway, threatened a staff member with the tomahawk and stole cash.
Minutes later, he allegedly held-up a nearby bakery, again brandishing a tomahawk, and stolen cash.The man is due to appear in Perth Magistrates Court this morning.
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