Teen due in court over Burnley knife robbery

Burnley Magistrates Court
Burnley Magistrates Court

A TEENAGER was due to appear in court in connection with the knife-point robbery of a boy in Burnley town centre.

Steven Edwards (18) of Elm Street, was set to appear at Burnley Magistrates’ Court this morning to face a charge of robbery.

He was arrested a charged after a 17-year-old boy was reported to have had his phone stolen outside Boots in The Mall on Monday night.

Another male was arrested and questioned but has been released by police with no further action.