Burglary charges for Wangaratta man

A WANGARATTA man charged with 15 burglaries in the city in less than a month was further remanded in the Wangaratta Magistrates Court yesterday.

Mark James Brockwell, 28, is charged with more than 30 offences of burglary and theft following 15 break-ins at homes and businesses between late December and last Thursday.

Brockwell made no application for bail and was further remanded to face the court on Wednesday next week.

Detective Sen-Constable Paul Campbell said $40,000 in allegedly stolen property was recovered at homes, one in Inchbold Street and the other in Caraselle Avenue, on Tuesday.