Two charged over street robberies targeting elderly women in Lichfield and Burntwood

Two men have been charged with a string of robberies in areas including Lichfield and Burntwood.

They have been charged with six offences of robbery after incidents on September 26 when elderly women were approached and had necklaces snatched from their necks.

Other incidents took place in Cannock and Walsall.

Joshua Bluck, 24, of Peolsfoed Road, Pelsall, and a 17-year-old male of no fixed address – who cannot be named for legal reasons – will both appear at Wolverhampton Crown Court on October 28.

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