Man charged with burglary in Chichester

A man has been charged with a series of burglaries of shops and industrial properties including a cake shop in Chichester.

Solomon Dixon, 22, of Wadhurst Gardens, Southampton, appeared before Chichester Magistrates Court on February 18 charged with eight burglaries and an attempted burglary and has been remanded to appear at Worthing Magistrates Court on March 13.

Dixon is charged with an attempted burglary at Patisserie Valerie at The Buttermarket, North Street, Chichester, as well as burglaries at Stead and Simpson and the West Cornwall Pasty Company in South Street, Worthing, overnight on September 14 and 15, 2011.

Other burglaries took place at Easy Lay Carpets, Tyre Express, Property Maintenance Services and Caterbake Packaging on a business park in Shripney Road, Bognor Regis and at Eurotek in Steyning Way, Bognor, between February 28 and March 3 last year.

There was also a burglary at Barnham Trading Post, Barnham on March 11, 2011.