Two men in court charged with Burwell Co-op raid

Police seek witnesses after robbery at mobile takeaway van
Police seek witnesses after robbery at mobile takeaway van

Two men were due in court in Leicester this morning charged with burglary at Burwell’s North Street Co-op on Wednesday and a number of other ATM machine raids.

Thirty-one-year-old Charlie Smith, of Mere Lane in Bitteswell, near Lutterworth in Leicestershire and 36-year-old Alfie Adams, of Bickershaw Lane in Wigan, have both been charged with four counts of burglary and one count of theft.

The charges relate to burglaries at the Co-operative stores in Cosby in Leicestershire, and in Bignal Court, Kettering, Northamptonshire, on Tuesday, theft

of a motor vehicle in Nuneaton in Warwickshire, between Monday November 20 and Thursday November 23 and burglaries at Tesco Express in Hinckley, Leicestershire,and at the Co-operative store in Burwell on Wednesday.