A burglar who stole electronics and jewellery from a home in Hythe has been sentenced to four years and six months imprisonment.
Steven Parker who's 44 and formerly of Benson Lane in Hawkinge, targeted the property in Seabrook Road on 3rd November 2015.
The court heard that Parker forced open the front door of the property after smashing a window. Once inside he removed numerous items of jewellery and a tablet computer worth more than £1,000 in total.
Inside officers found the stolen tablet in a rubbish bin and he was arrested on suspicion of burglary.