Man charged with robbery and assault of a 79-year-old man

A 36-year-old man has been charged with robbery and causing grievous bodily harm with intent after a 79-year-old man suffered serious head injuries.

The incident happened in Gateford Road, Worksop, between 1.50am and 2.30am on Saturday 3 December 2016.

Philip Kelly was recalled to Nottingham Prison in December after being arrested in connection with the investigation.

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He was charged with the offences yesterday (Wednesday 19 April 2017) and will appear at Mansfield Magistrates’ Court on 18 May 2017. He has also been charged with two offences of burglary and one of fraud by false representation.

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