Two men have been charged with three supermarket raids in Rotherham.
Thomas Birbeck, aged 33 of Oldcoates Close, Dinnington, is accused of two burglaries committed in June and July – one at Tesco on Undergate Road, Rotherham and the other at the Co-Op on Woodhouse Green, Thurcroft.
Cigarettes, phones and games were stolen from Tesco and cigarettes were taken from the Co-op store.
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John Williams, 26, of no fixed abode, has been charged with one count of burglary after the Co-op store on Main Street, Swallownest was broken into in June.
A large quantity of cigarettes were stolen in the raid.
Both Williams and Birbeck have been remanded in custody to appear before Sheffield Crown Court at a later date.