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Man admits part in Banbury jewellery raid
11:20am Tuesday 18th September 2012 in News
One of the men involved in a raid on a Banbury jeweller’s has admitted the offence.
Jimmy Stringer was tackled to the ground by a member of the public after the raid on the Michael Jones shop in Banbury High Street last Tuesday.
The 23-year-old, of Maryland Walk, Popham Street, Islington, appeared at Oxford Crown Court yesterday and admitted one count of robbery.
He was remanded in custody and told to expect a lengthy prison sentence when he is sentenced on November 9.
Three other men were arrested and will answer police bail on October 21.