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Two men charged with three burglaries in Mildenhall

PUBLISHED: 18:34 25 September 2018 | UPDATED: 18:34 25 September 2018

A police scene is currently in place while investigations get under way. Stock image Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

A police scene is currently in place while investigations get under way. Stock image Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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Two Mildenhall men have been charged with three burglaries in the town.

The charges relate to raids which happened between 4am and 7am on Sunday, September 23.

The first took place at 4am in Melbourne Drive, where entry was gained through an unlocked garage door.

An intruder was disturbed by the occupants before they made off with a garden strimmer.

The other two burglaries happened in Miles Hawk Way - one at 4.30pm and another at 7am.

During the 7am burglary, two men were disturbed by the victim and they ran off with some power tools.

Jason Parkinson, 20, of Bunbury Avenue, was arrested by police on Sunday, September 23, and charged with three counts of burglary.

He appeared before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court yesterday where he pleaded guilty to all offences.

He was bailed for sentencing, at Ipswich Crown Court, on Wednesday October 24.

Andrew McCall, 42, of Campbell Close, was arrested yesterday afternoon, Monday, September 24, and also charged with three counts of burglary.

He appeared at Ipswich Magistrates’ Court today, Tuesday, September 25.

McCall did not make a plea and was released on bail to appear at Ipswich Crown Court on Tuesday, October 23.

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