Stan Smith of no fixed address to face Norwich Magistrates’ Court on five counts of burglary in Diss

PUBLISHED: 09:22 18 October 2017 | UPDATED: 09:22 18 October 2017

Norwich Magistrates Court. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Norwich Magistrates Court. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY


A man has been charged in connection with a number of burglaries in Diss.

Stan Smith, aged 23 and of no fixed address, has been charged with three counts of aggravated burglary and two counts of attempted burglary.

The charges relate to five incidents in Diss between Thursday, October 12 and Monday, October 16.

Smith has been remanded into custody and will appear before Norwich Magistrates’ Court this morning (Wednesday, October 18).

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