A MAN has been charged with attempted robbery following an incident in Redditch.

Mark Congrave, aged 40, of Wishaw Close, was charged yesterday (Friday) with attempted robbery and possession of an offensive weapon in a public place.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Kidderminster Magistrates' Court today (Saturday).

It follows an incident on Evesham Road in Redditch on August 24, 2019.