A 17-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with attempted robbery and two counts of robbery.
He has been remanded in custody and is scheduled to appear at Manchester and Salford Magistrates Court on Tuesday 18 August 2020.
Since August 2020, police received reports of a number of robberies in the Hale and Wilmslow areas.
Anyone with information should contact police on 0161 856 0196 quoting 2780 of 12/08/2020. Details can also be passed on anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.