Posted on 29th May 2014
A burglar has been jailed for three years after admitting breaking into a house in Derby and stealing valuables from inside.
Craig Topham pleaded guilty to burgling the house in Old Chester Road on Friday, May 2 and taking items including a wristwatch, tobacco and computer games.
The 44-year-old also admitted possessing cannabis after police searched him and found the class B drug on him.
Topham, of Heathermead Close, Oakwood, was sentenced to three years in prison for the burglary offence at Derby Crown Court on May 16.
He was also given a one-month sentence for possessing a class B controlled drug on the same date.