Downham woman in court on eight theft charges

The crest above the entrance to King's Lynn Court in College Lane.
The crest above the entrance to King's Lynn Court in College Lane.

A woman from Downham has been charged in connection with a series of distraction burglaries in West Norfolk and Suffolk.

Tracey Parker-Smith, 33, of London Road, appeared before magistrates in Norwich via videolink today charged with eight counts of theft.

She was remanded in custody to appear before Norwich Crown Court on a date to be fixed.

Meanwhile, police said a man in his 50s, who was also arrested in connection with the incidents, has been released under investigation, pending further inquiries.