Suspect named after man found hiding following burglaries

Roby, Merseyside
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A suspect has been named after a spate of burglaries hit one area of Merseyside.

Merseyside Police confirmed a man has been charged after it was reported that a man was attempting to break into several homes, trying doors of properties and breaking into outbuildings and sheds at around 5.45am yesterday, July 4, in Roby. A man was later found hiding at a property on Thingwall Hall Drive in Broadgreen.

Police have now confirmed Adrian Debacker, aged 51, of Statton Road, Liverpool, has been charged and remanded into custody and appeared at Liverpool Magistrates Court this morning, July 5. CCTV and witness enquiries are ongoing in the area and anyone with information is asked to contact police.

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Detective Inspector Kevin O'Rourke said: “These break ins have caused damage to properties in the area and items were reported to have been taken from people’s homes where they should feel safe and secure.

“Nobody should violate or break into people’s homes and I hope this arrest reassures residents that we are committed in preventing such crimes in their community. We are appealing for anyone who lives on Thomas Lane or Thingwall Drive who saw anyone or anything suspicious early this morning to contact us.

"Similarly, if you have doorbell footage or cameras that may have captured something from this morning please get in touch."

Anyone with information on this incident can contact police by DM via their social media desk on Twitter @MerPolCC or Facebook ‘Merseyside Police Contact Centre’ using reference 24000585183.

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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