Suffolk: Two more men arrested in connection with string of school burglaries

Headteacher, Anna Berridge (right) and deputy head, Sian Skevington, are pictured at Risby Primary S

Headteacher, Anna Berridge (right) and deputy head, Sian Skevington, are pictured at Risby Primary School next to the cupboard that their laptops were stolen from. Their school was burgled in January this year. - Credit: Archant

TWO further arrests have been made in connection with a series of burglaries at schools in Suffolk.

A 25-year-old man from Frinton-on-sea in Essex and a 21-year-old man from Jaywick in Essex have been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit burglary.

Both men are currently being held in custody at the Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

A 25-year-old man from Frinton-on-sea in Essex who was arrested on Saturday, April 20, also in connection with the series of school break ins, is currently on police bail and is due to return to the Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre on Wednesday, July 3.

Nearly 30 Suffolk schools have been targeted by computer thieves over the past five months, taking equipment with an estimated value of £110,000.


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