A 31-year-old man is due in court later this month, after being charged by police following a number of burglaries in Bath and the Clifton area of Bristol last month.
Ricky Lee Foster, 31, of College Way, Filton, is remanded in custody pending a hearing before Bristol Crown Court on Tuesday 29th May.
He is charged with:
- Going equipped for burglary in Rivers Street, Bath, on Sunday 29th April;
- Burglary with intent to steal in Rivers Street, Bath, on Sunday 29th April;
- Burglary in Mortimer Road, Clifton, in which a motorbike, car keys and a games console were stolen, on Thursday 24th April.
The charges follow his arrest on Brock Way in Bath, in the early hours of Sunday 29th April, by Bath-based officers who were patrolling the city on foot.
Officers are taking the opportunity to remind everyone they can help to keep their neighbourhood safe by reporting suspicious incidents.
If you see someone acting suspiciously around a neighbour’s property, call police straight away.
If they’re obviously breaking in, ring 999. Otherwise, call the non-emergency number 101: operators are on hand 24/7.