A 15-year-old boy from Buckinghamshire has been charged after threatening a teenager at knifepoint during a robbery in Slough.

The incident occurred on Tuesday, February 27 when a boy in his teens was robbed for a coat believed to be worth £1000.

The victim was not injured in the robbery.

The offender – who cannot be named for legal reasons - appeared at Reading Magistrates Court on February 28 where he was charged with robbery, possession of Cannabis, and possession of a bladed article.

He will next appear at the same court on April 2.