Burglar Who Grabbed Keys Through Cat Flap Jailed For Three Years

A burglar who grabbed a set of house keys through a cat flap in Dagenham has been jailed.Daniel Meade, 43, was jailed for three years at Snaresbrook Crown Court on Thursday and fined £228 after pleading guilty to burglary.The court heard how Meade, from Havering, carried out the burglary around 5.30pm on August 27 this year.He went down a side path and climbed through a bush before reaching through a cat flap to grab a set of keys, which he used to unlock the back door.Meade stole a number of items including perfume, toy figurines, and a handbag before fleeing.