Youth stole MBE and military medals

Precious military medals recovered after teenager charged with burglary


A 15-year-old boy has been charged with three counts of burglary on the same day, including one during which war medals were stolen from a house in Hull.

The boy was charged with the offences which took place on Tuesday 4 December on Etherington Road, Welwyn Park Avenue, and Wheelhouse Court in the city.

The burglaries involved the theft of a handbag, cheque books, jewellery, a games console, and car keys as well as the medals. The keys have been linked to theft of a high performance sports car.

The medals which include an MBE and a long service medal were recovered. Their owner has been told, and they are being returned to them.

The boy who is from Hull has already appeared at Hull Youth Court on Friday.

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