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Man charged with alleged robbery in Chesterfield

Posted on 8th June 2017

A man has been charged with allegedly robbing a taxi driver in Chesterfield.

At around 11.45pm on Monday, June 5, a taxi was parked at the junction of Wharf Lane and Sheffield Road. 

The driver has alleged that a man entered the taxi and threatened him, demanding money from him. The man took cash before running off.

Luke Booker (26), of Mansfield Road, Chesterfield, has been charged with robbery and he is due to appear at Derby Crown Court on Wednesday, July 5.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call DC Kevin McInally on 101, quoting reference 17000236114.

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