A teenager accused of the armed burglary of the Campus Corner Dairy in Upper Riccarton has pleaded not guilty.
Quade Mihaere Kavanagh, of Riccarton, entered the plea through his defence counsel Allister Davis at a remand appearance in the Christchurch District Court.
Judge Gary MacAskill remanded him on bail to a case review hearing on November 22.
Kavanagh is charged that he entered the dairy on August 29, with with an unknown man, while the pair was armed with an axe. Police are not alleging that Kavanagh had the axe himself.