break in


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The man was arrested on Tuesday after seen speeding off in car last Saturday from an area in Oroklini where a car break in had taken place.
The intruders attempted to break in to the safe, locked drawers and cabinets.
Private hire drivers aroundReadingare warned to protect their vehicles after a spate of break ins to cars parked outside drivers' homes.