Police have charged a man in connection with a robbery in Ipswich following an incident on Monday 29th June at around 5.35pm at the skate park on Bridge Street.
The victim, an 18 year old male, was walking his bike towards the tow-path when two males approached him from behind and demanded his bike. They punched him to the head in order to remove his bag from his shoulder. They removed the bag and taken a gold chain which was inside. The victim wasn’t seriously hurt.
Two people were both arrested on suspicion of robbery, and they were taken to Martlesham Police investigation Centre.
A 17 year old has been charged with robery and was due to appear before Ipswich Magistrates Court this morning (1 July). The 21 year old was released under investigation pending further enquiries.