Third man in court over robbery of Mercedes and jewellery from woman

The scene of the incident outside Hingham Fish Bar. Photo: Luke Powell

The scene of the incident outside Hingham Fish Bar. Photo: Luke Powell - Credit: Archant

A third man has now been charged in connection with the robbery of a woman in a mid Norfolk town.

Shane Johnson, 28, appeared over a video link from Norwich prison and pleaded not guilty to robbing the woman of a Mercedes car and jewellery at Hingham on March 13, this year.

David Wilson, prosecuting at Norwich Crown Court, said that there are already two other defendants charged in connection with the offence and said that Johnson could now be joined with them to stand trial on September 30, this year.

Freddie Aguis, 27, and John Weaver, 33, both from Hackney, London, are the two other defendants accused of the robbery and they have also pleaded not guilty.

Judge Anthony Bate adjourned the case and remanded Johnson in custody.

You may also want to watch:

The incident happened about 7.45pm near Hingham Fish Bar, off the High Street,

The woman was said to have suffered hand and head injuries.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter