Police raid Eastleigh houses

Detectives from the Serious and Organised Crime Unit in Southampton have arrested and charged a total of six people following a series of early morning raids.

At 6am on Tuesday, August 24, officers conducted searches at six different addresses across Southampton and Eastleigh in connection with an investigation into a number of high-value burglaries.

Five men and one woman were arrested and were held at various police stations across Hampshire.

Four of the men and the one woman were charged with conspiracy to burgle.

A fifth man, a 45-year-old from Southampton, was released on bail pending further enquiries