Two people have been charged in connection with a robbery in Hemel Hempstead.
On Friday 27 October, a 16-year-old boy was allegedly threatened in the Old Town before his bicycle was stolen.
Following quick time enquiries, officers made arrests and two people have now been charged.
Tyrone Curland, 19, from Queensway, Hemel Hempstead, appeared before remand court on Monday, October 30, where he was remanded into custody ahead of an appearance at Luton Crown Court on Monday, November 27.
He was also charged in connection with a second robbery, which is reported to have occurred in Market Square, Hemel Hempstead, on Monday 16 October.
A 15-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons. He appeared before remand court today (Tuesday, October 31) where he was released on conditional bail, to appear before St Albans Magistrates’ Court today (Wednesday, November 1).
Detective Sergeant John Prendergast, from the Dacorum Local Crime Unit, said: “We’ve been conducting extensive enquiries and have now been able to secure these charges as a result. I hope this sends a message that this kind of behaviour will not be tolerated and we will do all we can to bring people before the courts.”
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