A man has been arrested and charged with committing 20 burglaries including eight in Hastings.
Gareth Lee, 23, of no fixed address, is accused of carrying out three burglaries in Newhaven between October 26, and November 2, three burglaries in Peacehaven on November 8, six burglaries in Seaford on November 11, and eight burglaries in Hastings on November 16, and 17.
He is also charged with taking a car without the owner’s consent and driving a vehicle without insurance on November 11.
He appeared at Brighton Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday (November 18) and was remanded in custody until December 4, to appear at Lewes Crown Court.
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