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Ipswich – Man jailed for theft, fraud and criminal damage offences

A 40-year-old man has been jailed for 24 weeks for theft, fraud and criminal damage offences in Ipswich.

Michael Taylor, of Packard Avenue, Ipswich, appeared before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court on Saturday 25 September, where he was sentenced to 24 weeks’ imprisonment. He pleaded guilty to six counts of theft from a motor vehicle, seven counts of fraud by false representation, two counts of attempted fraud by false representation, one count of criminal damage and one count of theft from a shop.

It follows a number of incidents within the Ipswich area, all occurring between August and September 2021.

During one of the incidents, overnight between 12 and 13 September in Rosehill Road, a car window was smashed and a wallet, containing bank cards, a driving licence and cash was stolen from within.

Following an investigation, a man was arrested on Friday 24 September and he was taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

He was later charged in connection with the offences.