Following an investigation into daytime burglaries across the North Worcestershire, Warwickshire and West Midlands Police force areas, police have charged two males from Birmingham with conspiracy to commit burglary dwellings between 1 January 2018 and 23 March 2018.
A total of 21 alleged burglary offences and an alleged offence of Theft of Motor Vehicle by unknown means have been included within this conspiracy charge, including
A burglary and an attempted burglary in Lea End Lane, Alvechurch on 22 February 2018.
A burglary in Dumble Pit Lane, Alvechurch on 1 February 2018.
A burglary in Earlswood Common, Solihull on 3 February 2018
An attempted burglary in Barkers Lane, Wythall on 24 January 2018
A burglary in Dark Lane, Kings Norton on 23 January 2018
A burglary in Green Lane, Alvechurch on 22 January 2018
A burglary in Headley Heath Lane, Birmingham on 16 January 2018
A burglary in Poolhead Lane, Tanworth in Arden on 7 January 2018
A burglary in Wheeley Road, Alvechurch on 6 January 2018
A burglary in Alcester Road, Hollywood, Birmingham on 6 January 2018
An attempted burglary in Billesley Lane, Portway, Birmingham on 4 January 2018
The offences are believed to have occurred in the area between Kings Norton in the north, Alvechurch/Barnt Green in the west and Tanworth in Arden in the east and Beoley in the south.
The 15 year old male from Birmingham and 19 year old Joseph FOLEY from Thatchway Gardens, Hawksley Birmingham were arrested on 27 March 2018.
The two were later charged with conspiracy to commit burglary on 28 March 2018 and remanded into custody to appear at Kidderminster Magistrates Court on 29 March 2018.
On 29 March 2018, the magistrate released the 15 year old on conditional court bail not to enter the Wythall area and an overnight curfew with regular police checks. At the hearing, Joseph FOLEY was remanded.
Both are next scheduled to appear at Worcester Crown Court on Monday 30 April 2018 for Plea and Trial Preparation Hearing.