Man charged with Newcastle burglary

11 Aug 2016 14:35 PM

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A man has been charged in connection with a burglary at a bar in Newcastle.

William Frederick Armstrong, 41, from Brittania Place in Newcastle, was arrested by officers in the west end of Newcastle around 9pm on Wednesday, August 10.

He was found hiding inside a cupboard inside the address before being taken into custody.

The arrest was in connection with a theft of a wallet from inside Bar Loco on Monday, August 8, at Bar Loco on Leazes Park Road.

Armstrong was charged with burglary and is due to attend South East Northumberland Magistrates court on August 11.

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