Intake man sentenced to 15 years for conspiracy to commit robbery

Anthony Smith

A 44-year-old man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for conspiracy to commit robbery and possession of an imitation firearm. Anthony Smith from Intake, pleaded guilty to conspiring to commit nine robberies over a period of ten days in 2012 across Doncaster, Humberside and North Lincolnshire.

Four of the robberies took place in Doncaster, two in Humberside and three in North Lincolnshire.

DC Michelle Thompson said: "Thankfully there were no injuries sustained by anyone in these robberies, but the people subjected to these incidents were extremely shaken and frightened.

“The sentence given reflects the horrific ordeal they went through and the calculated plans Smith conspired to make for the robberies to be committed."