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Boy, 14, arrested after spate of break-ins and thefts in Bury St Edmunds




A teenager has been arrested in connection with a spate of break-ins and thefts in Bury St Edmunds.

It follows break-ins at six garages, in Mill Road, on May 14 when attempts were also made to break into 14 other garages.

Meanwhile, a laptop and handbag containing jewellery were stolen after a Seat Ibiza was broken into in Winthrop Road between 8pm on May 13 and 8am on May 14.

A teenager was arrested on suspicion of burglary, an offence under the public order act and theft. Stock image
A teenager was arrested on suspicion of burglary, an offence under the public order act and theft. Stock image

A Storm bicycle was taken in Winthrop Road on May 14 after a lock was cut.

Threats were also reportedly made against a man in his 40s on June 13 in the same road.

A 14-year-old boy was arrested on Saturday on suspicion of burglary, an offence under the public order act and theft from a vehicle.

He was taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre and has been released under investigation.

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