Bungling burglar caught after he nodded off in car he'd stolen
Bungling burglars were caught when one nodded off in a stolen car and his co-defendant was caught on a speed camera.
A member of the public called police when he spotted one of the crooks, Jake Cumberpatch, sleeping in a Suzuki Swift at 10am, the day after the burglary.
Police arrested him and co-accused Steven Sunderland, 26, of Wilkins Gardens, Clifton, after he was recorded speeding in the second stolen car, a Skoda Fabia, on the A453.
The pair were sentenced to six-and-half years between them for the burglary, in Leander Close, Wilford, and other crimes.
Judge James Sampson said the... read more
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