A 26-year-old man has been charged with robbery and knife possession after he allegedly stole from a Lincoln Co-op while wielding a weapon.
Thomas Slater, 26, of no fixed address, entered the Co-op store on Woodhall Drive in the Ermine at 9.30am on Sunday morning.
He held up staff at knife point and demanded money, wearing a hooded top and a facemask, before taking some scratch cards and running away.
He has now been identified and charged with possessing a knife in a public place and robbery.
Slater will appear before Lincoln Magistrates Court on Tuesday.