Arrest in connection with series of burglaries in Rugby area
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Officers investigating a series of burglaries and theft offences have arrested a man.
The first incident occurred 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 Friday (31 July), 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 in Lime Tree Avenue, Bilton.
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 that could help police with their enquiries can call 101 quoting incident 72 of 1 August 2020. Alternatively, information can be provided anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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