Man arrested over security guard robbery

A MAN has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery of a security officer who was collecting cash from a shop.

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The officer was collecting money from a Scotmid shop in Old Edinburgh Road, ­Uddingston, last Friday morning when a masked man approached him and stole the case of money.

The security officer was ­uninjured but left badly ­shaken, police said.

A 26-year-old man has been arrested by police in connection with the incident and is being held in custody.

Detective Inspector Kevin Jamieson said: "I would like to take this opportunity to thank local people for their help and assistance during this investigation, we welcome their co-operation and with their ­constant support we will ­continue to keep people safe."

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