Two charged with Lowestoft aggravated burglary
Police have arrested and charged two people in connection with an aggravated burglary in Lowestoft.
The incident happened on Monday 24 February just after 3am on St Margaret’s Road.
Two males attended an address on Tethys Place and threatened the resident, a male in his 20 ,was threatened with a knife and assaulted with a crowbar. He sustained bruising to his right ankle and a small cut to the side of his body.
The offenders the left the scene with an i-phone being taken in the process.
Two males were arrested later the same morning and taken to Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre for questioning.
23 year old Alex Gibb of Clapham Road North in Lowestoft and David Hawthorne aged 41 of Tethys Place in Lowestoft were both charged with aggravated burglary. Gibb was also charged with robbery.
They appeared before Norwich magistrates court this morning (Tuesday 25 Feb) were remanded in custody to appear before Norwich Crown court on Wednesday 25 March.