Four people charged with more than 50 offences across Leicestershire

Court news.
Court news.

Four people have been charged with more than 50 offences after a series of thefts from motor vehicles.

Billy Clifton, 18, of Perkyn Road, Leicester, has been charged with 11 counts of theft, seven counts of fraud, one count of driving without insurance and one count of driving without a licence.

Miles Leader, 22, of Stonehurst Road, Braunstone, Leicester, has been charged with five counts of theft and five counts of fraud.

Jacob Wesley, 23, of Perkyn Road, Leicester, has been charged with six counts of theft and five counts of fraud.

A 16-year-old youth has been charged with eleven counts of theft and four counts of fraud – we cannot name for legal reasons.

They are all appearing before Leicester Magistrates’ Court on Monday.

The majority of charges relate to thefts from vehicles between September and December in Leicester, Leicestershire and Warwickshire. They also relate to bank cards taken during the incidents which were then used fraudulently.