UPDATE: 9 people under arrest - including four teens - after robbery at Ladbrokes betting shop in Briton Ferry
POLICE have now arrested nine people in relation to a robbery at a betting shop in Briton Ferry this morning.
Earlier today, police confirmed that give males - aged 15, 17, 23, 30 and 38 - were in custody at Neath Police Station.
They then announced a 30-year-old male and a female, aged 25, have also been arrested.
Now a spokesman has said a 13 anf 14 year old have also been taken into custody.
The incident took place at the Ladbrokes betting shop on Neath Road, at 9.07am today.
A spokesman for South Wales Police said a male member of staff was threatened and the suspect made off with a quantity of cash. No-one was injured.
An investigation into the incident is continuing and all people under arrest are from the Neath area.
Councillor Hugh James contacted the Post saying there were around six or seven police cars in the area this morning.