Teenager arrested and charged with five car-key burglaries in Hagley, Romsley and Stourbridge – Bromsgrove Standard
A TEENAGER is in custody over five car-key burglaries in Hagley, Romsley and Stourbridge.
The 19-year-old was arrested on Sunday by officers from the North Worcestershire Police Priorities Team on suspicion of a number of incidents.
He was then charged with the offences which included one on May 28 when two cars were stolen from Hagley, an aggravated car-key burglary in Romsley where a vehicle was stolen and a double car-key burglary in Hagley on Saturday.
There were further incidents in Stourbridge, including one where three cars at the same property were targeted but the teen could not find the keys.
Officers are now looking into the links with other similar crimes in the area.
Witnesses or anyone with any information on car-key burglaries should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.