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Pair charged over raids on Crouch End Bar Esteban and Gail’s Bakery, in Highgate

PUBLISHED: 18:41 05 January 2018 | UPDATED: 19:12 05 January 2018

Dean Dinan  is accused of carrying out a raid on Gail's Bakery in Highgate. Picture: GOOGLE

Dean Dinan is accused of carrying out a raid on Gail's Bakery in Highgate. Picture: GOOGLE

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A 21-year-old man faces seven charges including a botched raid on Bar Esteban tapas bar in Crouch End and a smash and grab raid on Gail’s bakery in Highgate.

Dean Dinan is charged with the attempted theft of a laptop from Bar Esteban in Crouch End. Picture: GOOGLEDean Dinan is charged with the attempted theft of a laptop from Bar Esteban in Crouch End. Picture: GOOGLE

Dean Dinan, of no fixed address, will appear before Highbury magistrates next Thursday accused of raiding Bar Esteban and attempting to steal a laptop belonging to manager Ms Lastrucci on November 7.

Dinan is also accused of snatching an apple mac laptop worth £650 during a raid on Gail’s bakery, in Highgate High street, on November 6 and the attempted theft of a mobile phone in an incident in Southwood Lane, Highgate, later the same day.

He is also charged with two counts of common assault at Liberty estate agents, in Stroud Green Road, on October 27.

He faces one charge of threatening a person with a claw hammer and a final charge of robbery both committed on the same day at the Edith’s House Cafe, Crouch End,

Dinan is also charged with robbery and threatening a person with a claw hammer at Edith's House Cafe in Crouch End on October 27 last year. Picture: GOOGLEDinan is also charged with robbery and threatening a person with a claw hammer at Edith's House Cafe in Crouch End on October 27 last year. Picture: GOOGLE

A 17-year-old youth from Islington is also facing seven charges in connection with the raids and has been bailed to appear at Highbury Corner Magistrates’ Court on a date yet to be confirmed.

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