Man charged following pool cue threat

A HORSHAM man has been charged with attempted robbery and possession of an offensive weapon.

Aaron Lopez, 25, of Albion Way, was charged following an incident in Horsham Park in the early hours of Sunday February 19.

Police say a local couple were approached by a man brandishing a pool cue threatening to rob them.

No-one was injured and the victims ran away.

Lopez appeared at Haywards Heath Magistrates court on Tuesday February 21 and was remanded to appear at Crown Court on May 11.