Plea date set for two robbery accused
Two of three people charged in connection with an armed robbery are scheduled to enter pleas on July 21.
Latef Reakwon Tag-El-Din, 19, of the Halifax area is charged with armed robbery (a handgun) in connection with a June 4 incident in which a Sydney Mines man claimed he was robbed of cash, jewelry and an iPhone by three people he was travelling in a vehi- cle with. No injuries were reported. Kevin Thomas Forrest, 20, of Rateau Street, Sydney Mines, is charged with armed robbery (a handgun).
A 16-year-old girl from Halifax is scheduled to enter a plea to a charge of armed robbery during a court appearance Wednesday.
Both Forrest and Tag-El-Din were previously denied bail. The girl continues her release on conditions.