Man arrested after imitation firearm robberies

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A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection with two robberies in Inverness which involved an imitation gun.

A car was stolen in the first incident on Dores Road at about 21:40 on Thursday.

Ten minutes later cash was taken from a petrol station in Longman Road.

Police Scotland confirmed that both incidents involved an imitation firearm and that nobody had been hurt.