Man appears in court charged with an attempted robbery in Norwich

PUBLISHED: 15:49 01 August 2018 | UPDATED: 15:49 01 August 2018

Norwich Crown Court. Picture Adrian Judd.

Norwich Crown Court. Picture Adrian Judd.

copyright of Archant © 2010 01603 772434

A 26 year-old man charged with an attempted robbery appeared at Norwich Magistrates Court.

Cain Watson, of Philadelphia Lane, Norwich, is charged with the attempted robbery of a bag and phone in Norwich, on July 20, this year and is also charged with possession of an offensive weapon, a lock knife, on the same date.

No pleas were taken for Watson’s short appearance on a video link at the magistrates court.

The case was sent for a further hearing at Norwich Crown Court on Wednesday August 29.

Denise Holland appeared for the prosecution and Richard Mann for the defence.

Chairman of the bench David Fairhurst remanded Watson into custody

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Eastern Daily Press. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Most Read

Latest from the Eastern Daily Press