Boozy burglars may have met their nemesis after three people were arrested and charged in connection with a burglary at a restaurant in the Town Centre.
Thieves broke in through the roof of Frankie & Benny’s and took a large quantity of booze sometime between midnight and 7.20am on Sunday, October 2.
Quick investigative work by local officers led to the some suspects being identified from CCTV which resulted in three arrests soon after and most of the stolen alcohol being recovered.
An 18 year-old man from Southampton Road and a 17year-old youth, also from the town, were both charged with burglary.
A 23 year-old man from a Southampton Road, Eastleigh was charged with handling stolen goods.
The youth will appear before Southampton Youth court on October 13 and the two men before the magistrate’s court on October 19.
Officers across the area are currently cracking down on burglary as part of the force wide initiative ‘Operation Nemesis’ which is helping to ensure those who are involved in burglary are swiftly caught and brought to justice.