Peterborough man charged with 21 offences including distraction burglaries, shoplifting and rogue trading

A Peterborough man was arrested by the police burglary team late on Tuesday afternoon in connection with burglaries and rogue trading instances in the city.

Thursday, 16th January 2020, 2:23 pm
Updated Thursday, 16th January 2020, 5:24 pm

Anthony Atkins (43) was been charged with two counts of dwelling burglary, two counts of theft from a shop, six counts of fraud by false representation in connection with rogue trading offences and 11 counts of breaching a Criminal Behaviour Order, specifically offering to carry out home repairs when prohibited to do so by a court.

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Atkins, of Swanspool, Ravensthorpe, has been remanded in custody to appear at Peterborough Magistrates’ Court today (Thursday).

Peterborough Magistrates' Court