Sheffield teen given electronic tag after admitting street robbery

A teenager from Sheffield has been fitted with an electronic tag and given a curfew after admitting a street robbery.

Sunday, 12th November 2017, 4:21 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 9:04 am
The 15-year-old pleaded guilty to robbery

The 15-year-old, whose name cannot be published, pleaded guilty at Sheffield Youth Court on Thursday and was given a community order including a requirement for an electronic tag and curfew. He was also ordered to pay £150 in compensation.

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Sheffield North East neighbourhood policing team said he had been arrested on Wednesday for the offence, which happened on October 10.