A teenage boy has been charged following the knifepoint robbery of a car in Wigan.
A 17-year-old boy – who cannot be named for legal reasons – has been charged with:
- One count of robbery
- Possession of a bladed article
- Taking a vehicle without consent
- Driving without a licence and insurance
He appeared at Manchester and Salford Youth Court on Tuesday 24 August 2020 and has been remanded in custody until a further appearance on Wednesday 2 September 2020.
At around 1.45pm on Friday 21 August 2020, police were called to a report of a knifepoint robbery on Westwood Lane, Wigan.