Petersfield boy charged with attempted robbery

Gosport High Street.
Picture Ian Hargreaves (171552-1) PPP-170211-170421006

PSPO comes into effect in Gosport

Have your say

DETECTIVES have charged a teenager in connection with the attempted robbery of an elderly woman at a park.

As reported, an 84-year-old woman was walking on The Heath in Petersfield last Thursday evening when she was threatened.

A 15-year-old boy from Petersfield was charged with attempted robbery, theft and having a knife in a public place. He appeared at Aldershot Magistrates’ Court and was remanded until May 29.