Three charged in connection with Milton Keynes robbery

Two men and a boy have been charged in connection with a robbery in Milton Keynes

Monday, 10th February 2020, 9:08 am
Updated Monday, 10th February 2020, 9:29 am

Ben Lee, 21, of no fixed abode, Sebastian Ziegler, 22, of George Street, Bletchley, and a 16-year-old boy from Bletchley who cannot be named for legal reasons, were charged on Friday with one count of robbery, one count of attempted robbery and one count of possession of an imitation firearm with intent to cause fear of violence.

The charges are in connection with an incident on Thursday, February 6, at around 10pm when two victims were walking in Rusland Circus, Emerson Valley, Milton Keynes, and were threatened by a group of males with what appeared to be a small handgun.

Demands were made and one of the victims handed over property, including Airpods, a battery charging pack, driving license and keys.

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Three people were arrested on Thursday evening and charged the following day.

They all appeared at Milton Keynes Magistrates’ Court on Saturday and were remanded in custody to appear at Aylesbury Crown Court on 23 March.