Northern Ireland

Man arrested after Portadown burglary spree

A 21-year-old man has been arrested after 12 houses were burgled in the space of three hours in Portadown, County Armagh.

Jewellery, cash and electrical goods were taken during the incidents on Wednesday night.

The burglaries happened in the Montague Street, Ballyoran Park, Princess Way, Knockmenagh Park, Tandragee Road and Village Walk areas.

It is believed they took place between 19:00 BST and 22:00 BST.