Suspected Samurai sword thief arrested in connection with Haverhill burglary
Police have charged a 20-year-old man in connection with a burglary in Haverhill. in which a Samurai sword was among the items stolen.
The break-in took place on Sunday, April 26 at a property on Downton Drive in the Parkway area of the town.
A Samsung TV, games consoles, a Samurai sword, an ornamental knife, a Bose speaker, camera equipment and cash were reported stolen to police.
Steaven Middleditch, of no fixed abode, was arrested on May 3 and taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre for questioning.
He was subsequently charged with burglary.
He appeared before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court on May 4 and has been remanded in custody to appear before Ipswich Crown Court at a date to be arranged.