Burglaries: arrest

May 01 2018

POLICE have arrested a man and recovered a stolen car following burglaries in Warmley and Montpelier.

Kingswood Neighbourhood PC Stuart Mathias was patrolling in Kennard Road when he saw an Audi that had been reported stolen in a burglary in Montpelier on Monday April 9.

The vehicle was lost to sight, but PC Mathias had seen the driver. He subsequently saw a man matching that description.

The suspect was arrested by PC Mathias on Saturday April 14 in St George on suspicion of a burglary in Warmley in which jewellery was stolen, as well as the raid  in Montpelier where the car was stolen.

If you see someone acting suspiciously, call police. If they’re obviously breaking in, ring 999. Otherwise, call 101.