A man has been charged after an electric bike was stolen during a robbery in King's Lynn.

Police were called to Hulton Road in Gaywood just before 5pm last Thursday to reports that a man had been assaulted and had his electric bike stolen.

A man was arrested in the early hours of the following morning and taken to King's Lynn Police Station for questioning.

Nicholas Humphries, 27, and of Eastfields in King's Lynn, was charged with robbery and remanded in custody to appear at Norwich Crown Court on April 6.

He was then further remanded in custody by the courts to appear at Norwich Crown Court on May 7.

The electric bike stolen during the incident has been recovered and returned to the owner.