Wanted armed robber finally arrested in Kite Street

A 42-YEAR-old man will be returned to Cairns after extradition orders were made in Orange Local Court on Wednesday.

The man had been wanted for an armed robbery in Cairns in 2016.

Orange Police arrested the man in Kite Street at 2pm on Monday. 

Crime manager Detective Inspector Bruce Grassick said the man would be extradited later this week.