Robbery accused in dock

A PAIR accused of stealing a taxi, a satellite navigation system, a radio computer and £90 in cash have appeared in court.

James Birmingham, 20, of Boathouse Lane, Mirfield, appeared at Batley and Dewsbury Magistrates’ Court with a youth from Huddersfield who cannot be named for legal reasons.

The pair are accused of taking the people carrier in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Both deny one count of robbery.

They were remanded in custody and will appear at Leeds Crown Court on Monday.