Saturday 29 February, 2020

North Side man due in court over Frank Sound burglary

A 54-year-old man from North Side has been charged with Burglary in relation to a break-in at a house in Frank Sound.

He is due in court this morning (May 6).

The incident occurred in the early hours of May 1 when a woman, who was at home with her children, was alerted to the presence of a man unknown to her. The man had entered the house and was attempting to take a handbag.

The mother confronted the man and a struggle ensued, during which she was able to retrieve the bag. The man fled the residence on foot in the direction of the Frank Sound Church of God.

The woman received a minor scratch during the struggle.

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