Northern Ireland

Two facing charges over Belfast hijacking and robberies

Two men, aged 18 and 28, have been charged in connection with a hijacking and a number of robberies in Belfast and Glenavy.

Both are charged with aggravated vehicle taking causing injury and the older man is charged with a further 16 offences; including robbery, grievous bodily harm with intent and hijacking.

The two men are to appear before Belfast Magistrates Court on Wednesday.

The charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.