Man due in court charged with Wembley jewellery shop robbery

Alexandru Pavaluca is accused of being in gang that targeted Raj Jewels in Ealing Road

A man is due to appear in court today charge with robbery after a Wembley jewellery shop was targeted on Wednesday morning.

Up to 10 armed robbers brandishing hammers and crowbars set fire to their car before storming Raj Jewels in Ealing Road at around 11.50am.

They escaped with thousands of pounds worth of valuable Asian-gold jewellery.

Alexandru Pavaluca, 22, of no fixed address, will appear at Hendon Magistrates Court charged with robbery.

Officers from the Flying Squad are investigating the robbery.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.