Boy, 14, to appear in court over knifepoint robbery in Norwich

New Botolph Street, Norwich. PIC: Peter Walsh

New Botolph Street, Norwich. PIC: Peter Walsh - Credit: Archant

A 14-year-old boy arrested in connection with a knifepoint robbery in Norwich is due to appear in court later this month.

Police were called to New Botolph Street, near Anglia Square, on Saturday, September 8 last year following reports of a robbery.

Four officers, all carrying tasers, were sent to the scene after the victim, who is believed to be 15, was robbed at about 6.45pm.

A boy, 14, who cannot be named for legal reasons, arrested in connection with the knifepoint robbery has been summoned to court for offences of robbery and possession of a knife.

He will appear at Norwich Youth Court on Tuesday, February 19.


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