Serial house breaker nabbed in Manchester

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Serial house breaker nabbed in Manchester

Tuesday, December 03, 2019

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MANCHESTER, Jamaica — A St Mary man suspected of being a serial housebreaker was nabbed by police during an operation at a house in Manchester on Sunday, November 22, the police say.

The police identified him as 30-year-old George Hamilton, who has been charged with housebreaking and larceny in relation to two separate incidents in the parish, in February and January this year.

In the first incident in Rosedale, Manchester, the police said Hamilton allegedly broke into a woman's house and stole valuables valued at approximately $100,000.

In another incident, he allegedly broke into a business place on Caledonia Road in Mandeville in the parish and stole a projector, the police said.

His court date is being finalised.

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