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Man charged after false burglary claim

27 Feb 2017 14:00 PM

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A man has been charged with perverting the course of justice after he made a false burglary claim.

Earlier this month police received a report a car had been stolen after a house been burgled and car keys stolen in Kismet Street in Sunderland.

Police carried out enquiries into the report of the burglary however soon established it was a bogus report.

A 39-year-old man has been charged with perverting the course and is due to appear at Newcastle Crown Court on March 23.

 

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