Barnsley man due in court charged with burglary

A 19-year-old Barnsley man will appear in court today charged in connection to a burglary committed near to the town centre.

Karl Anthony Ward, of Smithies Lane, Barnsley, was arrested yesterday (Wednesday 7 November) and subsequently charged with one count of burglary in connection to an incident last month in which a house in Farrar Street, Town End, was broken into.

It is reported that a number of electronics and games were taken.

Ward has been remanded into custody to appear before Barnsley Magistrates Court later today (Wednesday 8 November).