Man charged with lead thefts from Norfolk churches

Police Officers. Picture: James Bass.

Police Officers. Picture: James Bass. - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2011

A man is due to appear in court today charged with lead thefts from two churches in Norfolk.

Marian Cristian Nitu, 22, from Birmingham, has been charged with two counts of theft.

The charges relate to the theft of lead from St Peter's Church in Guestwick in September 2014, and All Saints Church, Alby/Thwaite, in October 2015.

Nitu has been remanded in police custody and is due to appear before Norwich Magistrates' Court this morning.