Men Charged Over Oxon And South Robberies

21 November 2016, 07:12

Two men will appear in court on Monday after being charged in connection with a string of armed robberies across the south of England.

Nicholas Wordsworth and Mustafa Murteza were arrested by the Metropolitan Police's flying squad following their investigation into armed robberies across north London, Sussex, Hertfordshire, Essex, Oxfordshire and Kent.

Wordsworth, 43, of Enfield, and Murteza, 48, of Holloway in north London, were charged on Sunday with conspiracy to commit robbery on or before 18 November, possession of a firearm, possession of a shotgun, possession of ammunition for a shotgun, and possession of a shotgun with intent to endanger life.

They will appear in custody at Wimbledon Magistrates' Court on Monday.