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Two men both charged with Fenland burglary and fraud offences

24 Sep 2020

Two men from Fenland have both been charged with 11 offences including burglary, fraud and attempted fraud worth almost £6,000.

The 34 and 27-year-olds, both from March, were arrested in June in connection with a burglary in Manea in February this year.

They were both bailed to return to Thorpe Wood Police Station and yesterday (Wednesday 23 September) were charged with 11 separate offences.

They have both been charged with:

  • Burglary in Purls Bridge Drove, Manea, where a safe containing £70, property deeds, bank cards and documents were stolen
  • Fraud by false representation, specifically using a stolen bank card to withdraw £200 cash in March
  • Fraud by false representation, specifically using a stolen bank card to withdraw £50 cash in March
  • Fraud by false representation, specifically using a stolen bank card to purchase goods worth £632 in Kings Lynn
  • Fraud by false representation, specifically using a stolen bank card to purchase sportswear worth £1,322 in Kings Lynn
  • Fraud by false representation, specifically using a stolen bank card to purchase a bike worth £1,484 in Kings Lynn
  • Attempting to commit fraud by using a stolen bank card at an ATM in March
  • Attempting to commit fraud by using a stolen bank card to attempt to purchase goods worth £218.48 in Kings Lynn
  • Attempting to commit fraud by using a stolen bank card to attempt to purchase goods worth £1,484 in Kings Lynn
  • Attempting to commit fraud by using a stolen bank card to attempt to purchase goods worth £599 in Kings Lynn
  • Attempting to commit fraud by using a stolen bank card at an ATM in March

Both men have been bailed to appear at Peterborough Magistrates’ Court on 9 November.

Advice on how to best protect your home from thieves can be found on the force website here https://bit.ly/2RTPYBX.

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