Cowell 'trespasser' remanded

A woman has been remanded in custody after appearing in court accused of breaking into Simon Cowell's home wielding a broken brick and hiding in his walk-in wardrobe.

Leanne Zaloumis, 29, is charged with trespassing on his home in west London.

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  1. Paul Brand, ITV News Reporter

Cowell to increase security at home following break-in

Max Clifford tells me Simon Cowell is so shaken by what happened on Saturday night that he will now be strengthening security at his home in West London.

He already has a security team looking after the £9 million property but he feels he needs to take extra care after the break-in.

Max Clifford says Cowell is thankful this was a warning sign that didn't end up being any more dangerous.

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