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Two teenagers charged with robbery offences

News   •   Nov 18, 2017 11:24 GMT

Two teenage boys have been charged in connection with moped-enabled mobile phone robberies in north London.

A 14-year-old boy [A] and a 17-year-old boy [B] both from north London, were arrested on Friday, 17 November and have today (Saturday, 18 November) been charged with the following offences:

- Six counts of robbery;

- Two counts of attempted robbery;

- Conspiracy to steal; and

- Conspiracy to commit robbery.

These relate to offences commited on 25 August in the north London area. They have also been charged with driving offences, including two counts of riding a motorcycle and failing to wear protective headgear.

[B] was further charged with:

- Possession of a class B drug;

- Dangerous driving; and

- Three counts of robbery, and theft (relating to offences on 17 October).

Both boys are due to appear at Highbury Magistrates' Court on Saturday, 18 November.