Leicester

Third man charged with Hinckley lead theft

A third man has been charged with stealing lead from the roof of a building in Hinckley, Leicestershire.

The lead was stripped from a property in The Borough, in the town centre, in the early hours of 18 August.

An 18-year-old has been charged with theft and will appear before Hinckley magistrates on 13 September.

Two 20-year-olds who were arrested and charged with the same offence at an earlier stage are due to appear in court on the same date.

All three have been released on bail.

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