Man charged with aggravated burglary

31 Mar 2016 15:44 PM

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Police have charged a man after an aggravated burglary in Whitley Bay.

At 7.50pm on March Tuesday, March 1, police received a report a man wearing a mask and carrying a knife had forced his way into a property in York Road.

Enquiries were carried out and a man was arrested and subsequently charged in connection with the incident.

William John Hall, 37, of Whitley Road, Whitley Bay, has been charged with wounding with intent and possessing a knife and will appear before Newcastle Crown Court on Thursday, April 28.

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