Man charged with spate of beauty spot thefts

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A man has been charged with a spate of thefts from cars parked in rural beauty spots in Bucks.

John Biddle, 29, of Lockerley Road, Havant, Hampshire, was charged in connection with a total of 13 thefts which all occurred on March 4.

He is accused of stealing from vehicles in Wendover Woods and three locations in Princes Risborough – Whiteleaf car park, Chinnor Road and Casden Road.

He has also been charged with ‘aggravated taking of vehicle’ and vehicle damage in Upper Icknield Way, Princes Risborough and attempting to steal from vehicles in Lower Icknield Way, Princes Risborough and The Lee near Great Missenden.

Biddle was also charged over separate incidents in Hungerford, Benson, Wantage and Chesham.

He appeared at Wycombe Magistrates’ Court on Friday, where he was remanded in custody to appear at Aylesbury Crown Court on April 11.