Cigarette nails burglar

Kent, Snodland, cigarette, burglar
Michael Barnes has been jailed for burglary Credit: Kent Police

A burglar from Kent's been jailed after his DNA was found on a cigarette. Michael Barnes, from Snodland, was sent down for 3½ years. The home-owners were not smokers at the last house he burgled, so when the butt was found there, Kent police had key evidence.