Man charged with attempted robbery of Forest Gate bookmakers

Police have been investigating two rapes in Haringey

Police have been investigating two rapes in Haringey - Credit: Archant

A man has been charged with attempting to rob a Forest Gate betting shop.

David Manton, 34 and of no fixed abode, is set to appear at Thames Magistrates’ Court this morning.

He is accused of attempting to rob a shop in Woodgrange Road on Tuesday, February 4 and of robbing another bookmakers in Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green, on Saturday, January 23.


You may also want to watch:


Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter