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18th Oct, 2021

Man arrested following series of burglaries and thefts

A MAN has been arrested following a series of burglaries and thefts in Rugby.

The first incident happened in Cawston on 16 January. A man forced entry to a garage and stole tools.

On 6 April, a man walked into a shop in Scholar’s Drive, Rugby and stole a selection of chilled goods.

On 12 July a man was seen to try the handle of a BMW parked in Berrybanks, Rugby, but was unable to gain entry.

On July 31 a man was caught on CCTV trying to gain entry to a house in Lime Tree Avenue, Bilton. A short time later, an iPad and vape machines were stolen during a burglary on the same road.

A 26-year-old man from Cawston was arrested a short time later on suspicion of three counts of burglary, theft, and interfering with a motor vehicle.

He has been bailed until the end of August while enquiries continue.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or ring 0800 555 111 to speak to Crimestoppers anonymously.

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