Man charged over violent burglary in Beccles

Police Officers. Picture: Ian Burt

Police Officers. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: IAN BURT

A 23-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with an aggravated burglary in Beccles on April 1.

It happened in Ellough Road, when a number of people went into a house and assaulted two people inside.

And yesterday, Jai Souter of Rigbourne Hill in Beccles was arrested and interviewed by police.

He was charged with attempted robbery, possession of a knife blade in a public place - a kitchen knife - and escaping lawful custody during his arrest yesterday.

He was kept in custody overnight and will appear before magistrates this morning.

A police investigation into the burglary continues.

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