DETECTIVES from the Armed Crime Squad have today (Wednesday, September 16) charged a man following an alleged armed robbery at a San Remo business earlier this month.

A 28-year-old San Remo man has been charged with armed robbery and drug offences, police said.

He has been remanded in custody to appear at the Latrobe Valley Magistrates Court on September 17.

The charges follow an alleged incident at a business premises on Marine Parade on September 5.