Man charged with theft of clothes from washing lines in St Albans

PUBLISHED: 13:02 21 July 2015 | UPDATED: 13:02 21 July 2015

The Hatfield man will appear in court next month

The Hatfield man will appear in court next month

Archant

A man will appear at the magistrates’ court next month after being charged with allegedly stealing items of clothing from washing lines in St Albans.

Roy Jones, 55, of Ellenbrook Crescent in Hatfield, was charged with 10 theft offences on July 14, and has been released on police bail.

A spokeswoman for the Herts Police said that Mr Jones was arrested on June 12 by police officers from the St Albans intervention team, following the theft of clothing from washing lines in the Marshalswick area in February and April.

He will appear before the magistrates’ court on August 21.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Herts Advertiser. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Herts Advertiser