Teen pleads guilty to January robbery near Oak Bay High

Oak Bay police refer other three youths to restorative justice process

One teen awaits a pre-sentencing report after pleading guilty to a January robbery. Three other youths involved in the Jan. 6 incident are being referred to Oak Bay Restorative Justice.

On January 6 just before 9 p.m. three teenagers walking through the Oak Bay High school field were accosted and threatened with bear spray by four older teenagers. The foursome took $14 and a cell phone, said police.

Four suspects were identified and at the time of the offence, one was on an undertaking for uttering threats to cause death and mischief.

Three of the youths, admitted guilt to the Oak Bay police and are being referred to Oak Bay Restorative Justice.

The fourth youth, who was on undertaking was charged with robbery and a breach of undertaking.  He plead guilty and is awaiting a pre-sentence report.





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