Service station hold-up heads to court

A MAN charged with the armed hold-up the United petrol station in north Sale last month was refused bail in the Sale Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.

Police allege 36-year-old Saoloapu Umi threatened an attendant at the United petrol station on the Sale-Maffra Rd with a shotgun.

Umi has been charged with armed robbery, making threats to kill, and firearms offences.