A 17-year old teenager has been charged after he and another male tried to steal a man’s mountain bike in Manchester City Centre.
Police cannot name him for legal reasons, he has been bailed to appear before Manchester Youth Court on September 25.
The incident took place on Oxford Road at around 7.30pm on September 4th where he and another male was seen trying to steal a mountain bike from a man who could be seen from video footage clinging on to it and being dragged on the floor.
He was also being punched several times by one of the males, gladly they did not get his bike and fled the scene.
A video of the incident was shown widely on Twitter and Facebook and other social media.