Highbridge man charged with burglaries in Burnham and Somerton

PUBLISHED: 07:50 14 November 2017

A 39-year-old man has been charged with two burglaries.

A 39-year-old man has been charged with two burglaries.

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A 39-year-old man from Highbridge has appeared in court charged with burglaries in Burnham-on-Sea and Somerton.

Peter Smith, of Moorland Road, has been charged with a burglary at a house in Woodfield Close, in Burnham, on October 8 and an antiques shop in West Street, Somerton, on October 30.

Jewellery was stolen during both burglaries.

Smith appeared before Taunton magistrates on November 9 and was released on conditional bail until his next appearance at Taunton Crown Court on December 11.

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