Third person charged over Fitzwilliam raid

Fitzwilliam Museum
18 items were taken from the Fitzwilliam Museum Photo: ITV Anglia

Police have charged a third person in connection with the theft of Chinese art from the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge.

25-year-old Steven Coughlan of Eleanor Street in London will appear at Cambridge Magistrates' Court on Monday 21st May charged with theft and conspiracy to burgle.

18 items were taken from the museum, valued at more than ten million pounds. Police have already charged two people in connection with the theft.

Fitzwilliam Museum
One of the items taken from the Fitzwilliam Museum Credit: Cambridgeshire Police