Teenagers charged with robbery

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 15 September, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 15 September, 2007, 12:00am

Two boys and a girl, aged 14 and 15, arrested for allegedly robbing a goldsmith's shop at knifepoint have each been charged with one count of robbery. They will appear in Kowloon City Court today. Robbers raided the shop in To Kwa Wan Road, Hung Hom, on Sunday, escaping with goods worth HK$1.1 million. The alleged mastermind behind the operation has also been charged with robbery. Police later recovered ornaments worth HK$200,000. Two men held for handling stolen property have been released on bail.