Man charged over alleged burglary spree

Burglary stock image
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A man has been charged following a string of alleged burglaries across the south of England, including in Aylesbury and Thame.

Theo Smithard-Powell, 20, of Barham Road, Chislehurst, Greater London, was charged on Wednesday with one count of conspiracy to burgle.

The charge relates to burglaries from 25 houses between February 13 and March 4 2013 across Aylesbury, Thame, Maidenhead in Berkshire and Southampton in Hampshire.

Mr Smithard-Powell appeared at Slough Magistrates’ Court yesterday and was remanded to appear at Reading Crown Court on 11 August.