Teenager sentenced to 18 months in prison after Rugby burglary

Crash ''Hillmorton Road
Crash ''Hillmorton Road

A 17-year-old boy has been sentenced to 18 months in custody for burglary and possession of drugs.

The teenager, who can’t be named for legal reasons, appeared before court on May 24 charged with the burglary of a house in Hillmorton Road on May 17.

He was arrested on May 21 by members of the Warwickshire Police Acquisitive Crime Team in connection with the burglary.

Magistrates in Staffordshire, where he lives, sentenced him to 18 months in prison for the burglary, possession of drugs and three shed burglaries.