Hitchin man charged with attempted robbery

A MAN from Hitchin has been charged with attempted robbery, following an incident at a bookies yesterday (Wednesday).

Beds Police have charged Oliver Mason, 24, of Mattocke Road, Hitchin, in connection with an incident which happened yesterday morning at Ladbrokes Bookmakers, Hitchin Road, Luton.

Mason will appear before Luton Magistrates Court this morning.