Man arrested following aggravated burglary in Newton Abbot

Mr. Newton was left unconcious
(Last Updated On: November 2, 2015)

Police have arrested a man in relation to an aggravated burglary in Newton Abbot.

The aggravated burglary, which happened on Sunday 25th October, left a 77 year old Brian Newton unconscious in his home.

Mr. Newton was left unconcious

Mr. Newton was left unconcious

Mr. Newton suffered a suspected fractured eye socket as well as bruising. £120 in a wallet was stolen.

A local 24 year old man was arrested following an appeal to the public. He has been bailed until 13th January pending further enquiries.

If anyone has any information, please contact the police calling 101 or emailing 101@devonandcornwall.pnn.police.uk quoting crime reference CR/074121/15. You can also give information anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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