Man charged in connection with string of burglaries

PUBLISHED: 14:03 11 June 2018 | UPDATED: 14:04 11 June 2018

Frank Benet has been charged with burglary. Picture: Suffolk Constabulary

Frank Benet has been charged with burglary. Picture: Suffolk Constabulary


A 36-year-old man has been charged in connection with a Lowestoft burglary along with a string of similar offences.

Frank Benet, who has links to the Lowestoft area, was wanted for both burglary offences and recall to prison after breaching the terms of his licence.

He was arrested on Friday, June 8, and taken to Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

Benet, of no fixed abode, was charged with burglary at a property in Newland Close, Lowestoft, in March, as well as three other burglaries in May; at Adleburgh Road in Leiston, at School Lane in Heckingham and Burstall Lane in Sproughton.

He appeared before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court on Saturday, June 9, and was remanded in custody.

Police would like to thank the media and the public for their assistance with the wanted appeal.

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