Teen charged following armed robbery in Royston

PUBLISHED: 13:48 08 September 2020

A 16-year-old boy from Royston has pleaded guilty to a robbery at the Coral bookmakers in the town.

A 16-year-old boy from Royston has pleaded guilty to a robbery at the Coral bookmakers in the town.

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A teenage boy has been charged in connection with an armed robbery which took place in Royston.

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The incident took place on the evening of Tuesday, August 4, at Coral bookmakers in Kneesworth Street.

The 16-year-old boy, from Royston, was arrested on Thursday, August 6 and subsequently charged with robbery and possession of an imitation firearm.

He pleaded guilty at remand court on September 7 and was released by the court pending sentencing.


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