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Southampton male charged with burglary and false representation

Officers investigating two burglaries in Southampton have charged a man.


Ian Masters, 33, of no fixed abode, has been charged with two counts of dwelling burglary and one charge of fraud by false representation.


The charges come following a burglary on Church Lane on November 13 2021 and a burglary at an address on Brook Way on December 16 2021.


He is due to appear at Portsmouth Magistrates Court this morning (Wednesday 19 January).


A second man, a 48-year-old from Portsmouth, was also arrested in connection with these incidents and has been released on conditional police bail.