Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Man charged over Portsmouth student halls robbery

Police investigating after a Portsmouth student was robbed by intruders in her halls of residence have arrested and charged a man.

Hampshire Constabulary said a 42-year-old from Portsmouth was arrested on Saturday morning following the incident at Harry Laws Halls.

He appeared at Portsmouth Magistrates' Court earlier where he was also charged with three other offences.

He was remanded in custody. Police are continuing to appeal for information.

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