North East Wales

Three charged with robbery at Buckley couple's home

Three men have been charged with robbery following a break-in at the home of an elderly couple in Flintshire on Friday night.

North Wales Police have said the couple, aged 87 and 80, were pushed to the floor after confronting burglars at their home in Buckley at around 21:20 GMT.

The man suffered a broken hip and is being treated in hospital.

Three men, 22, 26 and 31, have been bailed to appear at Mold Crown Court.

They appeared before a special sitting of Flintshire magistrates' court on Christmas Eve and were granted conditional bail.

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