Five charged after street robbery in Bury St Edmunds

FIVE men have been charged with robbery following an incident in Bury St Edmunds.

The men appeared at Bury St Edmunds Magistrates’ Court on Saturday in connection with the incident which took place on Wednesday at around 10.15pm in Oakes Road.

All five were charged with robbery of personal property.

Police have named them as: John Hayes, 21, of Curtis Road, Bury; Raime Watson, 19, of Abbots Gate, Bury; Abdel-Hakin, 20, of Samuel Street Walk, Bury; Ryan Oyeyemi, 20, Caie Walk, Bury; Mitchell Boast, 18, of River Lane, Bury.

The men are due to appear at Ipswich Crown Court on May 8.