Police have charged a man and woman from Wigton with robbery following an incident on Princess Street, Carlisle on Tuesday.
Tony Kendrick, aged 29 years and Sarah Richardson aged 23 years, both from Craigmore Court in Wigton were charged in connection with robbery.
They appeared at Carlisle Magistrates Court today (17thÂ April) and have been remanded in custody.
At 8:15 pm on Tuesday 15thÂ April, Police were called to Botchergate, at the junction with Princess Street, by the North West Ambulance Service to reports of a man having been assaulted. The victim a local man in his fifties suffered head injuries and was taken to Cumberland Infirmary.
Police are still wishing to speak to anyone who may have been in the area of Princess Street at the time of the offence or who may have any other information regarding this incident.
Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Fiona Murray at Carlisle CID by calling 101.