Jailed: Mobile phone moped robber who struck in Bethnal Green and Mile End

Idris Ali-Arowosekila has been jailed for carrying out moped robberies. Picture credit: Tower Hamlet

Idris Ali-Arowosekila has been jailed for carrying out moped robberies. Picture credit: Tower Hamlets Police. - Credit: Archant

A robber who stole mobile phones from pedestrians in Mile End and Bethnal Green while riding a stolen moped has been jailed.

Snaresbrook Crown Court heard Idris Ali-Arowosekila carried out two robberies and also tried to rob two other people on August 18, 2016.

He was found guilty by a jury and sentenced to three years and nine months in prison.


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