A teenage robber who robbed a man at knife-point has been jailed after being caught by an iPhone tracking app.

Jason Harewood, 19, had only just been released from prison for a previous knife-point robbery when, covering his face, he pulled a knife on a 42-year-old man in Fortis Green, North London on March 15 this year.

Harwood, of Islington, London demanded the victim’s phone, cash card and pin number before warning him not to call police and running off.

But the victim quickly rang 999 and, while being driven around by plain-clothes officers, used a police iPad and the ‘Find my iPhone’ app to track his phone to Islington, where he pointed out Harwood.

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