Man charged over Southwold burglary

A 24-year-old man has been charged with burglary after a break in at Southwold Antiques Centre where jewellery worth £100,000 was stolen.

Martin Pearce, of Melford Way in Felixstowe, was arrested on 12 November, in connection with the incident at the shop in Southwold High Street, which took place on 6 November and was interviewed by officers before being charged with the burglary.

A 29-year-old woman from Felixstowe who was also arrested yesterday on suspicion of handling stolen goods in connection with the incident has now been bailed to return to police on December 9, pending further enquiries.