Teenage boy in court after admitting Seven Kings station mugging

A 17-year-old boy is due in court on Wednesday (5) after admitting robbing a commuter at Seven Kings station.

The youth, who cannot be named for legal reasons, allegedly snatched an iPhone from the woman as she was waiting for a train on August 3.

He pleaded guilty to robbery on August 17 at Barkingside Youth Court and the case was adjourned.

He was released on bail with a daily curfew between 7pm and 7am, electronic tag and ban on entering Seven Kings train station.

He will be sentenced at Barkingside Youth Court on Wednesday.

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