Further suspect arrested and charged over knife-point robbery of Mark Cavendish and family

26-year-old Jo Jobson charged with two counts of robbery for his part in break in at Cavendish’s home

Mark Cavendish
Mark Cavendish at the Giro d'Italia
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A further suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with an armed robbery carried out at the home of Mark Cavendish in 2021.

According to a BBC report, 26-year-old Jo Jobson, of no fixed abode, has been charged with two counts of robbery for his part in the violent incident. Jobson has also been charged with two counts of attempted grievous bodily harm in relation to a separate incident in July 2022.

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Tom Thewlis

Tom has been writing for Cycling Weekly since 2022 and his news stories, rider interviews and features appear both online and in the magazine. 

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