TWO suspected muggers accused of targeting a lone woman in a street 'tug-of-war' have been ordered to stand trial.
Jason Ricketts, 20, of Victoria Road, Ruislip, and Phillip Simpson, 22, of Bempton Drive, Ruislip, allegedly snatched Sonia Samuels' laptop in central London on Monday.
When police arrested the hoddies minutes later nearby, Simpson had a knuckle duster in his pocket, City of Westminster Magistrates' Court heard yesterday (Wed).
They have been remanded in custody and the case has been committed to Southwark Crown Court.
They are both due to appear there on January 9 next year facing a charge of robbery.
Simpson also faces a charge of possessing an offensive weapon.