Prolific burglar is jailed

Court news.
Court news.

A prolific burglar has been sentenced to 22 months in prison.

Stuart Gibbs (28) pleaded guilty to two counts of burglary, two counts of possession of criminal property and driving while disqualified at a hearing at Leicester Crown Court.

Gibbs, of Wolverton Road, Leicester, admitted to targeting addresses in Bowley Avenue, Melton, and Aintree Crescent, Oadby.

He appeared with his co-accused, Frazer Gallagher (25), of Shakespeare Close, Braunstone.

Gallagher pleaded guilty to three offences in Abbey Park Road, Oakside Crescent and Gleneagles Avenue, all in Leicester. He received a 20-month sentence, suspended for two years.